Lot 457

Germany – Breviary a Four page leaf from...

Auction Date: 30/06/2021 at 10am



Germany – Breviary a Four page leaf from a Diurnal, Germany. Circa 1300 in Latin manuscript on vellum. Diurnals are used in the performance of the Divine Office but only include the daytime canonical hours; lauds, prime, terce, sext, none, and vespers. There are two columns of twenty-nine lines of text, each written in batarde script, capitals in red & blue inks. The verso similar. Large format folds out to two page size of; 9” x 13¼”

Guide Price: £250.00 - £300.00

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