M.79, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Psalter

Holding institution classification: Psalter

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/77066


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1225-1325

Language(s): Latin

Use: Saint-Omer

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Saint-Omer?

Illumination contents: Feasting, Holding a candle, Pruning vines, Picking flowers, Falconing, Bundling grain, Mowing, Reaping, Threshing, Sowing, Slaughtering a pig, Baking bread, Samuel anointing David in initial D, David admonishing a devil in initial Q, David and a fool in initial D, Christ with orb and David in waters in initial S, King David ringing bells in initial E, Clerics singing from book on a lectern in initial C, Trinity enthroned in initial D, King David pointing to his mouth before numbed figure in initial D

Text contents: Prayers to Christ, Calendar, Prayer to Christ, Psalter, Canticles, Litany

Hours intercalated?:






Binding original?: No

Binding description: Previously in 19th-century tooled dark green morocco by David, lettered: Heures; in mottled boards; slip case by Marguerite Duprez Lahey; replaced by modern buckram clamshell binding in July, 2001.

Folio height (in centimeters): 14

Folio width (in centimeters): 9

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