Psalter

Information About This Item

Title

Psalter

Date

1240 - 1260

Description

Contents: Pss. 103, 104.
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 littera prescissa
Condition: Some evidence of cropping on all sides, but text cut away only at bottom; evidence of use in binding: 5 stiching holes across top in line (circa 30 mm apart)

Identifier

Fragmenta Manuscripta 050

Source

http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta050_45

Relation

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

Format

Parchment - 184 x 134 mm - Single column with 21 lines visible, no bounding lines visible, leadpoint ruling on recto and verso (ruled separately)

Language

Latin

Type

manuscript fragment

Coverage

England