M.1153, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Psalter and processional

Holding institution classification: Psalter and processional

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/279796


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1295-1350

Language(s): Latin

Use: Dominican

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris or Poissy

Illumination contents: King David harping in initial B, King David communicating with God in initial D, King David communicating with God in initial D, Fool eating bread in initial D, God communicating with David in body of water in initial S, David as musician, Trinity, Three priests standing before lectern

Text contents: Calendar, Ferial Psalter, Canticles, Litany, Processional for Palm Sunday, Second Litany, Added Prayers, Added Hymns, Added Benedictions

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Mid 17th-century French red morocco gilt over thick wooden boards, central gilt stamp of the Symbols of the Passion on each cover, gilt fleurons on spine, one clasp (of two) attached from edge of upper cover to a pin on edge of lower cover, g.e., in a pale brown fitted cloth case, title gilt.–Cf. Sotheby’s, 2002.

Folio height (in centimeters): 13.7

Folio width (in centimeters): 8.7

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