Office of the Dead

Dublin Core

Identifier

BB_Ercol_0004
MS V.G.11 = LAT.424, fol. 480

Coverage

Modena, Italy

Subject

Catholic church, Liturgy

Title

Office of the Dead

Table Of Contents

Incipit, Office of the Dead: Placebo domino in regione vivorum

Format

Codex; iii, 491, iii; parchment; 370 x 265 mm

Description

Script: Textualis rotunda in two columns of 37 lines. Decoration: 9 three-line initials; two vertical bar extensions in red and blue penwork, terminating in floral and filigree forms, with an image of a human skull in the center bas-de-page.

Creator

Matteo da Milano (active 1492-1523) and others

Publisher

Ferrara, Italy

Language

Latin

Date

ca. 1502-1504

Provenance

Ercole d'Este (1431-1505), Duke of Ferrara, patron; Francis V of Austria-d'Este (1819-1875); Tammaro De Marinis (1878-1969).

Relation

Type

Text: Psalter

Bibliographic Citation

FAVA, Domenico - SALMI, Mario, I manoscritti miniati della Biblioteca Estense di Modena, Firenze-Milano, 1950-1973, v. I, p. 181-201; FAVA, Domenico, Il Breviario di Ercole I d'Este, in "Accademie e Biblioteche d'Italia", XIII (1938-1939), n. 5, p. 415-418.

Files

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Citation

Matteo da Milano (active 1492-1523) and others, “Office of the Dead,” Broken Books, accessed July 23, 2018, https://brokenbooks.omeka.net/items/show/74.