M.153, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Psalter-Hours

Holding institution classification: Psalter-Hours

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/77091

URL2: N/A

Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1203-1259

Language(s): Latin, French

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Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris

Illumination contents: Janus-faced man feasting, Aquarius, Warming before the fire, Pisces, Pruning vines, Aries, Youth with green branch, Taurus, Falconing, Gemini, Mowing, Cancer, Reaping, Leo, Threshing, Virgo, Treading grapes, Libra, Sowing, Scorpio, Gathering acorns, Sagittarius, Slaughtering a pig, Capricorn, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Massacre of the Innocents, Temptation of Christ, Temptation of Christ, Temptation of Christ, Betrayal of Christ, Christ before Pilate, Flagellation of Christ, Crucifixion, Christ carrying the Cross, Resurrection, Three women at the empty tomb, Noli me tangere, Harrowing of hell, Christ as judge showing his wounds, Virgin Mary and John the Evangelist praising Christ, Two angels blowing trumpets, Six dead rising from graves, King David beheading Goliath and playing a harp in initial B, Samuel anoints King David in initial C, David pointing to mouth before God in initial D, Goliath in initial Q, Fool holding bread with King David crowned in initial D, Christ with orb and King David in water in initial S, King David playing bells in initial E, Cleric with candle and cleric handling book on lectern in initial C, Trinity in initial D, Virgin Mary crowned with Christ Child in initial D

Text contents: Prayer ot St. Bernard, Calendar, Psalter, Litany, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Added Prayers for the Dead

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Late 19th-century (?) green morocco in green slip case.

Folio height (in centimeters): 11

Folio width (in centimeters): 8

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