G.9, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Book of Hours

Holding institution classification: Book of Hours

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/76947


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1415-1475

Language(s): Latin

Use: Sarum

Country of production: United Kingdom

City or region of production: Southern England

Illumination contents: Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, Mass of St. Gregory, David in prayer, Virgin entering the Temple, Office of the Dead, Soul lifted up to Trinity by two angels, Man of Sorrows, St. Jerome in his study

Text contents: Hours of the Virgin, Fifteen Prayers of St. Bridget, Penitential Psalms, Fifteen Gradual Psalms, Office of the Dead, Commendation of Souls, Psalms of the Passion, Psalter of St. Jerome

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Unknown

Patron: Unknown

Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Early 19th-century English gold-tooled blue morocco with gold-tooled blue morocco doublures.

Folio height (in centimeters): 22

Folio width (in centimeters): 14.2

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