M.Ms. O, or MSS 38-728, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Holding institution title: Horae, Rheims use, late fifteenth c.

Holding institution classification: Book of Hours

Holding institution location: Charlottesville, VA

URL: https://v4.lib.virginia.edu/sources/archival/items/u2733769


Digitization status: Digitized

Date: 1450-1500

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Unknown

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Unknown

Illumination contents: The Annunciation with Owner Portrait, David in Prayer, The Crucifixion with Owner Portrait, Pentecost, Descent from the Cross, Office of the Dead

Text contents: Added nineteenth-century note, Prayer to the Body of Christ, Calendar, Hours of the Virgin, Suffrage to St. Joseph, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Gospel Sequences, Prayer to the Virgin, Prayer to St. Denis (rubric rubbed), Prayer to the Five Virgins, Communion Prayers, Prayer on the Seven Last Words of Christ, Seven Verses of St. Gregory, Prayer to Christ for recitation every day, Short Hours of the Cross, Short Hours of the Holy Spirit, Douce dame de misericorde, Seven Requests to Our Lord, Office of the Dead, Penitential Prayer in French, Prayer for Confession in French, Prayer for After Communion in French

Hours intercalated?:





Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 16th century French morocco binding with gilt trim, two clasps missing

Folio height (in centimeters): 16

Folio width (in centimeters): 10.5

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