Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 681 Book of hours
TitleBook of hours
- Catholic Church
Other related names
- Krumbhaar, E. B. 1882-1966, former owner
Call numberMs. Codex 681
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 9924874673503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
- between 1450 and 1500
Fragment of a book of hours, French script, use of Sarum [?]. Misbound: includes Ad laudes (f. 1r-v, f. 7-10); Matins (f. 3r-6v), ending in the middle of the Te Deum; commemoration of St. Anne (f. 2r); commemoration of St. Catherine.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger; title in Zacour-Hirsch, Horae.
Extent10 leaves : 203 x 137 (115 x 70) mm. bound to 211 x 150 mm
FoliationParchment, iii (modern paper) + 10 + iii (modern paper); [1-10]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
BindingModern red morocco, upper cover detached.
Wide illuminated border and illuminated 6-line initial (f. 1r); wide decorative border and fully colored 6-line miniature of St. Catherine (f. 2v); initials decorated in gold, red, and blue throughout.
- Formerly owned by E. B. Krumbhaar (bookplate, inside upper cover; stamp with winged crown, first two endleaves).
- Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions--Early works to 1800
- Illumination of books and manuscripts, French--Specimens
- Books of hours
- Manuscripts, Latin--15th century
- Manuscripts, Medieval
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
- 15th century
- Book of Hours
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Inside front cover
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Decoration: Illuminated initial, Initial D, f. 1r
Decoration: Illuminated border, f. 1r
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Decoration: Miniature, St. Catherine, f. 2v