Holding institution title: W.82, Psalter-Hours, Latin (1315-1325 CE, Ghent)
Holding institution classification: Psalter-Hours
Holding institution location: Baltimore, MD
Digitization status: Digitized
Country of production: Belgium
City or region of production: Ghent
Illumination contents: David harping and slaying Goliath in initial B, David enthroned pointing to his eye before God in initial D, David pointing to his mouth before God in initial D, David enthroned and a fool in initial D, God blessing David in water in initial S, David ringing bells in initial E, Clerics singing at lectern in initial C, Trinity in initial D, Draped casket and candles in initial D, Dying man receiving last rites from abbot in initial S, The Annunciation in initial D, The Visitation in initial D, The Nativity in initial D, Annunciation to a Shepherd in initial D, Adoration of the Magi in initial D, Massacre of an Innocent in initial D, Flight into Egypt in initial D, Presentation in the Temple in initial C, The Trinity in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial D, Nimbed apostle with scroll in initial C, God blessing King David praying before an altar in initial D, Christ before Pilate in initial D, Flagellation in initial D, Christ Carrying the Cross in initial D, The Crucifixion in initial D, Descent from the Cross in initial D, The Emtombment in initial C
Text contents: Calendar, Liturgical Psalter, Canticles, Litany, Petitions, Collects, Hymns, Office of the Dead, Commendation of Souls, Hours of the Virgin, Long Hours of the Holy Spirit, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Petitions, Collects, Long Hours of the Cross, Three Prayers (added in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries)
Personalization: Owner portrait (female) pictured kneeling in margin before image of the Annunciation on f. 171r, this manuscript provided its owner with extensive texts for personal devotion.
Patron: For the woman depicted in the margin of fol. 171r.
Binding original?: No
Binding description: Green velvet binding by Léon Gruel, Paris, late nineteenth or early twentieth century; five cords re-sewn at what appear to be original places; page edges painted red; leather dealer tabs added
Folio height (in centimeters): 16.2
Folio width (in centimeters): 11.1