M.959, 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/185859

URL2: N/A

Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1455 – 1505

Language(s): Dutch

Use:

Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges or Ghent?

Illumination contents: Moses receiving the law, Angels playing instruments

Text contents: Hours of the Cross in Dutch

Hours intercalated?:

Personalization:

Scribe:

Illuminator:

Patron:

Materials:

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Previously in 19th-century red velvet over boards with gilt clasp; rebound in full red morocco, no clasp, by Deborah Evetts in 1971; the present order of gatherings was introduced at this time and the manuscript was refoliated.

Folio height (in centimeters): 19.5

Folio width (in centimeters): 14.2

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