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St. Louis, Saint Louis University, Pius XII Memorial Library, Special Collections,  VFL MS 005
Description: f. 1 - Gift of Milton and Gail Fischmann, 1962. - Evans, E.S. "Medieval manuscripts at Saint Louis University: a catalogue," Manuscripta 47/48(2003/2004), p. 74.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
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Part 1: 1 detached leaf
Description: - parchment - 167 x 112 mm - Written in 15 long lines, ruled in pinkish-red ink.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date: ca. 1470
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Gothic textualis
Other Decoration: One 4-line illuminated initial O in blue with white tracery, infilled with red and blue leaves set into spaces between criss-crossing diagonal lines, on a squared burnished gold ground outlined in black. Narrow burnished gold and blue bar along lefthand side of text; 3-sided vegetal border framed in red ink, filled with penwork scrolls sprouting burnished gold ivy and distinctively pastel green leaves.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Folio a
Title: Book of Hours
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Fol. a, recto: //buat. Quinquem sensus corporis mei regat et protegat ...
Explicit: Fol. a, verso: ... assumens sacratissimam per quem mundus qui perdit//
Notes: On the recto is the end of the prayer, "Obsecro te;" on the verso is the beginining of the prayer, "O intemerata." 
Status of text: Fragment
Not Available   VFL MS 005, folio a, recto.

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Not Available   VFL MS 005, folio a, verso.

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