Prayer book

Information About This Item

Title

Prayer book

Date

1350 - 1399

Description

Incipit: Ave Ihesu christe verbum patris filius virginis agnus dei
Provenance: John Bagford (1650s-1716) to St. Martin-in-the-Fields; sale 1861 to Sir Thomas Phillipps, n.15758; his sale 22 May, 1913, lot 742; Sir Sydney Cockerell (1867-1962) sale Sotheby's 3 April, 1957; William Salloch (Ossining NY) Cat. 258 (1968) to U. Missouri.
Script: Gothic
Decoration: 2-line initial letters "A" shaped like a ladder.

Relation

M. McC. Gatch, "Fragmenta Manuscripta and Varia at Missouri and Cambridge," Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society9 (1990) 434-75.

Identifier

Fragmenta Manuscripta 099

Source

http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta099_45

Format

Parchment - 92 x 81 mm - One column visible with 13 visible lines, neither bounding lines nor ruling visible

Language

Latin

Type

manuscript fragment

Coverage

England