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Book of Hours [Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis, for the use of Rome (without calendar)]
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Title
Book of Hours [Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis, for the use of Rome (without calendar)]
Work Type
illuminated manuscripts
Date
c. 1400s
Location
Flanders
Material
vellum
Description
f. 93r
Finely written in a large gothic hand, in red and black. Seven large miniatures, the first with a coat of arms, seven smaller miniatures of the sacred wounds, etc., numerous illuminated initials, the miniatures and several leaves of text within borders of poppies, daisies, and other flowers, etc. Old calf, gilt back: centre and corner gilt ornaments on sides. Organization: “O Intemerata” prayer ff.4r-6r; “Obsecro te”, ff.6v-10r; Hours of the Virgin, ff.18r-80v; Penitential Psalms, ff.78r-79v; Suffrages, ff. 88r-91r. “Sumendo aquam benedictam”, ff. 96r; “Salve sanctia facies” ff. 105r; Place of origin: Flanders. The collection of illuminated manuscripts were gifted to Allegheny College by Charles Carroll Albertson, D.D. 1899 in 1952.
Repository
Allegheny College Library Special Collections
Accession Number
Flemish183.jpg
Photographer
Owen, William
Language
Latin
Rights
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