Psalter

Information About This Item

Title

Psalter

Date

1190 - 1210

Description

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.
Notes: Later, interlinear, cursive script on recto
Decoration: Gold infilling and ground to initial D, and gold letters for the first lines of the psalm, Dominus illuminatio mea.

Identifier

Fragmenta Manuscripta 061

Source

http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta061_45

Relation

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

Format

Parchment - 78 x 140 mm - One column visible with 8 visible lines, bounding lines, plus one outer line 5 mm on left, side of lead ruling indiscernable

Language

Latin

Type

manuscript fragment

Coverage

England