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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton MS 034
Description: ff. 36 - In half roan over pasteboards, s. XIX. - Intended for use in a convent of Franciscan women; George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - De Ricci, p. 1759.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 6
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Part 1: ff. 1-36
Description: - Parchment - 175 x 135 mm - 7 lines of text and music (6 on ff. 18-20) or 21 lines of text alone; horizontal ruling in lead, vertical ruling perhaps in faint ink. Added leaves (ff. 33-36v): 5 lines of text and music, ruled in crayon.
Country: FlandersCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIV2Searchable Date Range: 1350 - 1399
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1351
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Scribe(s): Iohannes de Havere
Script: Gothic
Music: Square notation on 4-line red staves with custos.
Figurative Decoration: 1 initial containing a full-length figure of St. Clare.
Other Decoration:
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-36v
Title: Processional
Language(s): Latin
Status of text: ff. 33-36v added in a contemporary hand.
Not Availablef. 1   [No Title for Display]

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Not Availablef. 7   Erasure.

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Not Availablef. 8   Cadelled initials with grotesques.

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Not Availablef. 18   Historiated initial of St. Clare; hymn for St. Francis.

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Not Availablef. 20v   Rubrics with directions for sorores

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Not Availablef. 33   Added text.

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