M.187, 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/77187


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1455-1505

Language(s): Latin

Use: Milan (Calendar), for Franciscan use

Country of production: Italy

City or region of production: Ferrara

Illumination contents: Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Massacre of the Innocents, King David praying, Isaiah, Daniel, Jeremiah, Crucifixion, Evangelist symbols with books, Office of the Dead, Gold boy riding on gold dolphin, King David praying

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin with Psalms for Wednesday and Friday, Saturday Psalms, Advent Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Short Hours of the Cross, Added Prayer for the Holy Shroud, Office of the Dead, Mass of the Virgin

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Italian 18th-century brown morocco gilt, in maroon morocco case.

Folio height (in centimeters): 14

Folio width (in centimeters): 10

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