item TAK/3/7 - Psalter

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  • c.1200-1225 (Creation)

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1 parchment leaf

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Leaf from Psalter, containing Psalm 9.3-22. First line 1r: In conuertendo inimicum meum retrorsum : in. First line 1v: Miserere mei domine uide humilitatem meam.

Physical Description: Parchment, slightly darkened with minor tape stains on recto and more darkening to verso, a single leaf attached to a matte frame; single column with pencil ruling and separate column for initials. Parchment dimensions 240 x 170 mm, written space 158 x 110 mm, initial column 10 mm, 20 lines per page. Extremely neat early Gothic textualis with flattened feet on the minims of i, m, and n, black ink with one small correction in brown ink on line 4 of the recto, alternating red and blue initials every second line with matching filler artwork where the text has failed to take up the entire line.


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  • Latin

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Catalogue description by Margaret Silvers, 2014.

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