Holding institution title: Book of Hours
Holding institution classification: Book of Hours
Holding institution location: New York, NY
Digitization status: Partially digitized
Date: 1460 – 1515
Country of production: Italy
City or region of production: Florence?
Illumination contents: Virgin Mary and Christ Child in initial D, King David harping in initial D, King David praying, Crucifixion, Death in initial D, Monk holding skull
Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Hours of the Cross, Prayers for Confession, Stella maris, Prayer to the Name of Jesus Christ, Prayer of Pope Sixtus, Office of the Dead
Binding original?: No
Binding description: 16th-century? woven or embroidered binding of repeated red and green flowers on a silver wire base over boards, silver clasp and catch, edges gauffered and gilt; preserved in black morocco case by Rivière & Son, stamped in gold on spine: Officium Beate Marie Virginis Saec. XV – Exemplaire de Lucrezia de Medicis.
Folio height (in centimeters): 7.4
Folio width (in centimeters): 5.3