Psalter

Title

Psalter

Date

1240 - 1260

Description

Contents: Text begins with Ps. 37:20, "sunt super me," etc.; contains Pss. 37-39.
Provenance: ohn 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
Condition: Evidence of cropping, top, bottom, left and right
Decoration: Gold D with zoomorphic interlace (snakes?)

Identifier

Fragmenta Manuscripta 029

Source

http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta029_45

Relation

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

Format

Parchment - 63 x 58 mm - Single column with 21 lines visible, bounding lines visible with grid dimension of ? X 50; ruling on both sides with lead point

Language

Latin

Type

manuscript fragment

Coverage

England

Collection

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