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Name: Breviary (fragment)

Repository: University of Western Australia Library

Settlement: Crawley, W.A.

Associated Manuscript Items:
Breviary

Library ref: MS0043

Acquisition: Purchase: Quaritch, cat. 1036, item 34 Presented by the Friends of the University of Western Australia Library, 1984

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Condition: Trimmed at top with some loss of text; stained along edges of recto

Deco desc: Painted initials, alternately blue and red, with filigree of opposite colour. Brown ink, ruled in plummet, pricking visible

Dimensions: 20 cm.; written space 17 x 12 cm

Extent: 1 folio

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Hand desc: small gothic script of 2 sizes

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Layout: double columns with at least 40 lines of text

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Music notation: Neumes (petits-carrea-lies) on 4 red lines (sometimes 2 or 3) ; F, C and b clefs ; each stave and its text taking 2 lines

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Orig date: s. xiii

Orig place: central or northern France

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Record hist source: UWA Library Catalogue

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Support: vellum

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