M.315, 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/77421


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1425-1525

Language(s): Latin, Italian

Use: Rome

Country of production: Italy

City or region of production: Florence

Illumination contents: Virgin Mary and Christ Child in initial D, Bust of a skeleton in initial D, Virgin Standing in initial D, Bust of King David in initial D, Christ showing wounds in initial D, Gold cross in initial P

Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Hours of the Virgin, Hymns to the Virgin, Gospel Sequence from Luke, Verses of St. Bernard, Prayer of St. Augustine, Office of the Dead, Psalter of St. Jerome, Prayers of Indulgence, Psalms and Prayers to the Virgin, Litany of the Virgin, Prayer of St. Jerome, Prayers attributed to Popes, Prayers in Italian, Prayers to all heavenly powers and saints, Suffrages, Prayers to the Cross, Prayers to the Virgin, Prayer to St. Conrad, Prayer for all members of a convent and congregation, De precorte amantissime, Salve mater salvatoris, Prayer of Pope Celestinus, Prayer of Pope John, Prayer of Pope Innocent, O anima Christi, Prayer of St. Augustine, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Hours of the Passion, Hours of the Cross, Canticles and Psalms, Prayer of St. Gregory, Prayer of the Seven Words, Prayer of St. Andrew, O Intemerata, Prayers of St. Sebastian, Prayer of St. Augustine and miscellaneous amuletic prayers, Prayer of St. Thomas Aquinas, Prayer of St. Catherine, Seven Verses of St. Bernard, Prayer of St. Augustine, Prayer of St. Bernardino, Prayers of St. Augustine, Prayers of Popes John XXII and Innocent, Prayers of St. Augustine, Prayers against sin, Prayers against enemies, Prayers against perils, Suffrages, Prayers for before and after communion

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 19th-century maroon morocco with clasp; lettered: Officium Beat. Mar. Virginis.

Folio height (in centimeters): 13

Folio width (in centimeters): 9

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