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Name: Vigiliae Mortuorum, Processionarium

Repository: Mitchell Library, Special Collections

Settlement: Sydney

Associated Manuscript Items:
Vigiliae Mortuorum, Processionarium

Library ref: Richardson 223

Acquisition: ÔDon Richardson 1928Õ, date of the bequest

Binding: Binding is 16c. (?) vellum over boards. Spine has lettering PLACEBO in black ink.

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Collation: (4)1 (8)2-8 (3)9; Av., Br.ÑBv. are blank

Composite:

Condition: Edges trimmed and mottled in red ink Water stains in 45Ñ63

Deco desc: red rubrics: caps alternately red and blue; small initials in gold, blue, red, with white tracery; one large illuminated initial (50 x 45mm.) and full border of floral and leaf sprays in gold, green, blue, red, on 1r.

Dimensions: 155 x 115 mm

Extent: ii + 63

Foliation:

Hand desc: French littera gothica textualis formata

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Layout: one col. of 21 lines or seven groups of four-line red staves with words (black square notation)

Library ref alt:

List bibl: Report of the Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales for the year 1928, Sydney 1929, p.2.

Music notation: one col. of 21 lines or seven groups of four-line red staves with words (black square notation)

Note:

Orig date: s. xv2

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Origin:

Provenance: Ar. has a note on the contents signed ÔI. S. Doxey, June 6th, 1870Õ; inside front cover ÔNelson M. Richardson, Montevideo near Weymouth, EnglandÕ

Record hist source: Sinclair no. 58

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Support: vellum, fly leaves i-ii modern paper

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