Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Oversize 33 Choir psalter gatherings
TitleChoir psalter gatherings
- Catholic Church Catholic Church
Other related names
- Schoenberg, Lawrence J, former owner
Call numberMs. Oversize 33
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4270055
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
A section (5 gatherings) from the middle of a choir psalter containing a number of psalms (part of 67 and all of 71, 74-75, 80, 83-86, 88, 90-91, 94-98, and 102-103) in order for liturgical use, followed by the first half of the hymn Te Deum with square notation in black on 5-line staves in red. Some water damage at the top of most leaves and some repairs, with replaced text in another hand, at the bottom of leaves.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
Extent40 leaves : 690 x 510 (625 x 370) mm
CollationParchment, 40; 1¹ 2-4⁸ 5⁸(-8); modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto.
BindingGatherings stitched to 6 bands but without binding; some of the penwork was trimmed for binding.
- Sold at auction at Sotheby's, 5 December 1978, lot 59, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg; LJS 291 in the Schoenberg collection.
- Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2009.
- Catholic Church--Liturgy
- Catholic Church--Liturgy--Texts--Manuscripts
- Gregorian chants--Manuscripts
- Gregorian chant
- Manuscripts, Latin--16th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
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Section: Psalter fragment, f. 1r
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Section: Te Deum fragment, f. 38v