M.517, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Leaves from a Book of Hours

Holding institution classification: Book of Hours

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/135968


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1465-1515

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Betrayal of Christ, Christ crowned with thorns, Flagellation of Christ

Text contents: Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Mass of the Virgin, Hours of the Holy Spirit, Penitential Psalms, Hours of the Cross

Hours intercalated?: N/A



Illuminator: Master of Edward IV


Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Italian 16th-century brown morocco with gold-tooled leaf and guilloche ornament heightened with red paint; rebacked.

Folio height (in centimeters): 15

Folio width (in centimeters): 10

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