RARE ANGLO-SAXON MISSAL

MS 1542
MS Short Title RARE ANGLO-SAXON MISSAL
Text MISSAL: TEMPORAL FOR 17 - 18 FEBRUARY
Description MS in Latin on vellum, England, 1st half of 11th c., 1 partial f., 27x9 cm, originally 27xca.22 cm, 1 of 2 columns, (25x7 cm remaining, column width 8 cm), 32 lines in Carolingian minuscule, 5 lines in red uncials, 4 red 2- to 3-line capitals.
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Provenance 1. Peter Croft, England (1929-1979); 2. Dr. George Salt, Cambridge (1979-1991); 3. Sotheby's 17.12.1991:4.
Commentary Very few liturgical MSS from the Anglo-Saxon period have survived.
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Place of origin England
Dates 1000 - 1050 AD

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