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Leaf from a psalter

 Collection — Box: 2513 (vellum)
Collection BC-2021-042: Leaf from a psalter

Dates

  • Creation: probably between 1563 and 1600

Scope and Contents

Leaf from a psalter, containing the end of the antiphon "Amplius lava me ab iniustitia mea" from feria 4 at Lauds per annum (Lauds of Wednesday of the first wek after Epiphany). Four-line staff ruled in red.

Language of Materials

In Latin; written in a Gothic rotunda book script; music: neumatic notation.

Restrictions on access

Open for research.

Restrictions on use

These materials are made available for use in research, teaching and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. The original authors may retain copyright to the materials.

Biographical / Historical

Manuscript leaf from a Latin psalter, written on parchment. Produced after the Council of Trent and not in Spain, according to Michael Noone, Chairperson and Professor in the Music Department at Boston College.

Extent

1 Volumes (1 leaf) : parchment, music ; 543 x 396 mm

Provenance

Gift of Alexander Damon Rosati in 2021.

Processing Information

Title supplied by cataloger.

Title
Leaf from a Psalter
Subtitle
probably between 1563 and 1600
Status
Marc Only
Author
Noah Sheola
Date
2021
Description rules
Amremm
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the John J. Burns Library Repository

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