E0103 Leaf from an Italian Book of Hours circa 1500

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Title

E0103 Leaf from an Italian Book of Hours circa 1500

Subject

Book of Hours

Description

This leaf is from one of the smallest manuscripts Ege ever owned: a personal prayer book designed to be carried in a dress pocket. Only three other specimens are known to exist, in the collections of Samford University, Dartmouth College, and the Lima (OH) Public Library.

Source

Italian Book of Hours

Date

circa 1500

Contributor

Donated to Denison University Archives and Special Collections by Dr. Fred Porcheddu-Engel on October 30, 2015

Rights

Item in in public domain. Description provided by Dr. Fred Porcheddu-Engel.

Relation

Gwara handlist #102

Format

300 dpi, JPEG file. 96x89 mm, written area 54x42 mm. SIngle column, 10 lines, beginning "habitabis & semen."

Language

Latin

Type

Medieval manuscript leaf

Tags

Citation

“E0103 Leaf from an Italian Book of Hours circa 1500,” Digital Exhibits | Denison University Archives & Special Collections, accessed November 15, 2018, http://exhibits.denisonarchives.org/items/show/8.