M.171, 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/77349


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1455-1515

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Franciscan, Lille?

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Tournai

Illumination contents: Easter computation table, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Betrayal of Christ, Christ before Pilate, Ecce Homo, Christ carrying the Cross, Crucifixion, Crucifixion with Longinus piercing Christ’s side, Entombment, Trinity, Raising of Lazarus, Pentecost, All Saints, Two angels holding monstrance with host, Crucifixion, Annunciation, Virgin Mary and Christ Child, Archangel Michael, St. Christopher, St. Sebastian, St. Nicholas, St. Anthony, St. Barbara, St. Alard, St. Catherine, St. Anne, Mass of St. Gregory, Raising of Lazarus, Administering Last Rites

Text contents: Easter Table, Calendar, Passion according to John, Stabat Mater, Interueniat, Anima Christi, Ave Sanguis, Hours for each day of the week, Gloria in excelsis, Credo, Inviolata, Regina celi, Veni creator, Obsecro te, Litany, Gospel for the year for Sundays and principal feasts, Suffrages, Vespers and Compline for the Sundays and great feasts of the year, Hymns, Vespers du commun des aposteles, Vespers Psalms for the week, Vespers and Compline for saints’ days, Office of the Dead, Commendation of Souls, Dies irae, Gospel for the Dead, Prayers, Benedictio fontis, The Ten Commandments in Verse, Ung soeul dieu tu adoremus, The Five Commandments of the Church in verse, Twelve Articles of Faith, Seven Deadly Sins, Three Theological Virtues, Four Cardinal Virtues, Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit, The Seven Beatitudes, The Seven Works of Spiritual Compassion, The Seven Works of Corporal Compassion, The Seven Sacraments of the Church, The Six Branches of Penitence

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Flemish 15th-16th century brown morocco over boards stamped with panels of the Annunciation surrounded by the inscription: Ave gracia / plena dominus tecum / o mater dei memento mei.

Folio height (in centimeters): 16

Folio width (in centimeters): 12

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