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Book of hours, circa 1400 [manuscript]
Bib ID 4514573
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Author
Catholic Church
 
Uniform Title Book of hours
Online Versions
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [ca. 1400] 
122 leaves (22 lines) : vellum, col. ill. ; 20 cm. 
Series

Clifford collection of manuscripts mainly relating to Roman Catholicism

Notes

Manuscript. 15th century.

Title devised by cataloguer.

Manuscript reference no: MS 1097/9.

Part of the Clifford Collection.

Condition: Good, last five leaves cockled.

This presumably Dutch manuscript is decorated with 26 large and 9 smaller miniatures. There are references to a family called 'Ravenhill' handwritten into the calendar leaves. The manuscript is bound in a late 15th, early 16th century calf binding.

Selected pages also available in an electronic version via the internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.ms-ms1097-9

In Latin.

Cited In

Manion & Vines, no. 54, p. 132-133

Sinclair, no. 11, p. 35-38

Subjects Catholic Church - Prayers and devotions - Early works to 1800.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts, Dutch.  |  Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Time Coverage 1441-1460 

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