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Cutting from an Antiphoner for the Sanctoral: MS McClean 201.12a.1

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Cutting from an Antiphoner for the Sanctoral

Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, 317 x 206 mm, five musical staves ruled in red ink, four fragmentary lines of text, ruled in brown ink.

CONTENTS: Parts of the first nocturn at Matins for the Feast of St Anthony of Padua, […]rictibus mondentes. P.[…] R. i. Fundi[itur insoncium] sanguis […] qui morientium n (continuing on reverse) […]lat … nis. V. In minores [….] Dat in odium Christi rex in … R. ii. Optans fore so[cius]; the initial F introduced the responsory to the first lesson of Matins for the Feast of St Anthony of Padua, Funditur insoncium sanguis, and is followed by the versicle to the first lesson, In minores, and the responsory to the second lesson, Optans fore.

ORNAMENTATION: Ornamental initial in liquid gold and pink on blue and dark pink grounds with coloured vine-scroll infill and acanthus extensions forming partial borders: [F, 4 staves high].

Alternate red or blue initials [height of the gap between staves] with purple or red pen flourishing, using small scallop and trefoil motifs: two initials on reverse.

Place(s) associated

  • Perugia ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1904) by McClean, Frank

Dating

Fourteenth century, second quarter
Circa 1325 CE - Circa 1350 1350 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Gold

Components of the work

Support: composed of parchment

Techniques used in production

Penwork Illumination

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Identification numbers

Accession number: MS McClean 201.12a.1
Primary reference Number: 177557
Project ID: 1499
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 3 September 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Cutting (manuscript)" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/177557 Accessed: 2022-01-17 00:28:04

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