Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

Office lectionary : manuscript, [not after 1174]

Creator/Contributor:
Catholic Church, creator
Abbazia di Morimondo, former owner.
Creation Date:
1174
Place Of Origin:
Italy
Extent:
233 leaves, bound : vellum ; 39 cm.
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Library catalogues-Italy-12th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval-Italy-1100-1150.
Manuscripts, Medieval-Italy-1150-1200.
Catalogs
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
Proper lections for individual saints' days, beginning with St. Stephen (ff. 1r-4v) and ending with St. Thomas (163r-165r) -- lections for the feasts of apostles, martyrs, confessors, virgins (165r-227r) -- catalogue of the library of the abbey of Morimondo (227v).
Subjects:
Abbazia di Morimondo--Library--Catalogs
Notes:
Written in a spiky gothic book-hand in black ink in 2 columns, with ornamental initials of various sizes in red or occasionally green. Each saint's day begins with a larger initial in red and blue.
Bound in 18th-cent. brown sheepskin.
In a tray case, 42 cm.
Also available in an electronic version.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2011. (Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library). Copy digitized: Houghton Library: MS
Cite As:
MS Typ 223. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Series:
Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Repository:
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990096070530203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990096070530203941/catalog