Breviary Italian c 1450

Catalog Number 23726
 
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Country of Origin:

Italy

City of Origin:

Unknown

Age:

Circa. 1450

Workshop:

Unknown

Langauge:

Latin

Script:

Gothic rotunda

Use Of:

Unknown

Size of Written Space:

undocumented

Size of Leaf:

195 x 130 mm. approximately (7.67 x 5.12 in.)

Condition:

Less than fine [F-]

Description:

This is a leaf from an illuminated medieval Breviary, Italy, circa 1450, in Latin, on vellum (195x130 mm.). There are twenty-one lines of gothic rotunda text written in brown ink, with nine one-line initials alternating in blue and highly embossed gold. Verso: twenty-one lines of gothic rotunda text with nine one-line initials with wonderful pen work over the first blue initial. Condition of this leaf is just under fine [F-].

Price:
$315.00
SKU:
23726
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