Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Missal Leaf

Identifier: 
exwsms108_1r
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 108
Title: 
Missal Leaf
Alternative Title: 
MS 108, recto
Incipit: 
feri non preualebunt
Origin Date: 
s. XIIIex (ca. 1250-1300)
Origin Location: 
Beauvais, France
Description: 
Thirteenth- to fourteenth- century, French missal leaf including the section of the service for Saints Peter and Paul.
Provenance: 
Uncertain provenance. Probably produced in Beauvais, France in the first half of the thirteenth century. On mat: "1285 A.D. France. Beauvais Missal." Possibly loaned to the WMU library school through Jean Lowrie from the Gethsemani Abbey Library of Kentucky in 1974. Now permanently held by Special Collections, Waldo Library.
Explicit: 
amet por te in
Extent: 
single leaf with plica
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--France
Subject: 
Missals--Texts--Early works to 1800
Subject: 
Catholic Church--Liturgy--Texts--Early works to 1800
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin--Germany--Specimens
Language: 
lat
Dimensions: 
273 x 183 mm
Material: 
parchment
Binding: 
Now housed in a modern, matted frame (405 x 305 mm) with leaf visible on recto and verso.
Decoration Description: 
2-line decorated initials in red, blue, white, and gold with elaborate marginal extenders; smaller initials within musical text with yellow and red highlights.
Description of Hands: 
early gothic textualis formata
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 108, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2015
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/tiff
Format-Extent: 
410,247,168 bytes
Rights: 
Copyright 2015 Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, all rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries, Digitization Center: lib-dc@wmich.edu