Original catchwords in ink, lower right at fols. 38v, 46v, 54v, 62v, 70v, 78v, 86v, 94v, 100v, 110v, 118v, 137v, 145v, 153v

One column of eleven lines, frame ruled in purple ink; calendar ruled in red; written area: 72 x 49 mmGothic--textualisNine large illuminated miniatures, some with natural backgrounds, others with grounds checkered in red, blue, and gold, all with decorative initials and within full-page borders; ornamental initials and line-fillers in red, gold, and blue; rubrication in red1rTwo line illuminated initials KL2vTwo line illuminated initials KL4rTwo line illuminated initials KL5vTwo line illuminated initials KL7rTwo line illuminated initials KL8vTwo line illuminated initials KL10rTwo line illuminated initials KL11vTwo line illuminated initials KL13rTwo line illuminated initials KL14vTwo line illuminated initials KL16rTwo line illuminated initials KL17vTwo line illuminated initials KL19rLarge miniature, John the Baptist (in place of John the Evangelist)19rBorder decoration19rThree line Illuminated initial I21vTwo line illuminated initial P22rTwo line illuminated initial E23rTwo line illuminated initial I25rTwo line illuminated initial C27rTwo line illuminated initial I31rLarge miniature, Annunciation31rBorder decoration31rThree line Illuminated initial D31vTwo line illuminated initial D32rTwo line illuminated initial U34vTwo line illuminated initial Q37vTwo line illuminated initial C40vTwo line illuminated initial D42vTwo line illuminated initial P43rTwo line illuminated initial O44rTwo line illuminated initial O45rTwo line illuminated initial O45vTwo line illuminated initial T49vLarge miniature, Visitation49vBorder decoration49vThree line Illuminated initial D50rTwo line illuminated initial D51vTwo line illuminated initial I52vTwo line illuminated initial D54vTwo line illuminated initial D56rTwo line illuminated initial B59rTwo line illuminated initial L62vTwo line illuminated initial L64rTwo line illuminated initial U64rTwo line illuminated initial O65vTwo line illuminated initial B68vTwo line illuminated initial D68vTwo line illuminated initial C70vLarge miniature, Nativity70vBorder decoration70vThree line Illuminated initial D71rTwo line illuminated initial U72vTwo line illuminated initial L73rTwo line illuminated initial A74rTwo line illuminated initial L75vTwo line illuminated initial L77vTwo line illuminated initial A79rTwo line illuminated initial C79rTwo line illuminated initial E80vLarge miniature, Annunciation to the Shepherds80vBorder decoration80vThree line Illuminated initial D81rTwo line illuminated initial U82vTwo line illuminated initial A83vTwo line illuminated initial A85rTwo line illuminated initial Q86rTwo line illuminated initial E87rTwo line illuminated initial D87vTwo line illuminated initial C87vTwo line illuminated initial E89rLarge miniature, Adoration of the Magi89rBorder decoration89rThree line Illuminated initial D89vTwo line illuminated initial U90vTwo line illuminated initial I92rTwo line illuminated initial N93vTwo line illuminated initial B95rTwo line illuminated initial E95vTwo line illuminated initial D96rTwo line illuminated initial C96vTwo line illuminated initial E97rTwo line illuminated initial U98vTwo line illuminated initial S99rTwo line illuminated initial D100vTwo line illuminated initial D101vTwo line illuminated initial E102rTwo line illuminated initial D102vTwo line illuminated initial C103rTwo line illuminated initial E104rLarge miniature, Presentation in the Temple104rBorder decoration104rThree line Illuminated initial D104vTwo line illuminated initial D106rTwo line illuminated initial L107vTwo line illuminated initial L109rTwo line illuminated initial N110vTwo line illuminated initial L112vTwo line illuminated initial B113rTwo line illuminated initial A114vTwo line illuminated initial M116vTwo line illuminated initial D116vTwo line illuminated initial C117rTwo line illuminated initial E119rLarge miniature, Coronation of the Virgin119rBorder decoration119rThree line Illuminated initial C120rTwo line illuminated initial M122vTwo line illuminated initial E123vTwo line illuminated initial E124vTwo line illuminated initial U125rTwo line illuminated initial S125rTwo line illuminated initial N126rTwo line illuminated initial U126vTwo line illuminated initial G127rTwo line illuminated initial B128rLarge miniature, King David Penitent128rBorder decoration128rThree line Illuminated initial D130rTwo line illuminated initial B132rTwo line illuminated initial D135vTwo line illuminated initial M139rTwo line illuminated initial D143rTwo line illuminated initial D144rTwo line illuminated initial D146vTwo line illuminated initial K156rTwo line illuminated initial P157vTwo line illuminated initial O

Modern dark red morocco stamped in black, all edges gilt, decorated clasps

Circa 1430

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