M.542, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Prayer book

Holding institution classification: Prayer book

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/86377


Digitization status: Not digitized

Date: 1375-1624

Language(s): Dutch


Country of production: Netherlands

City or region of production: Unknown

Illumination contents: Unknown

Text contents: Prayer in Dutch, Quotations and Prayers from various saints and fathers of the Church referring to the Sacrament of Penance and intended for religious orders, Seven Prayers on the Seven Sorrows of Our Lady, Antiphon, Three Prayers to Christ, Special chapter for those who particularly wish to become holy and pleasing in the eyes of God, Parable on twelve servants and their master, Seven Virtues, Seven Steps of Perdition

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 19th-century red morocco gilt over boards; inset with a 14th-century plaque depicting the Crucifixion; stamp of the binder, Alfred Matthews, on verso of first flyleaf. In red box-case by Marguerite Duprez Lahey; case lettered: Prayers in Dutch XV cent. Ivory Plaque XIV cent.

Folio height (in centimeters): 9.5

Folio width (in centimeters): 6.2

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