Detail View: Medieval Manuscript Leaves Collection: Psalter, illuminated. England

Collection Name: 
Medieval Manuscript Leaves
Title: 
Psalter, illuminated. England
Uniform Title: 
Bible -- O.T -- Samuel, 1st
Genre: 
Psalters
Date Created: 
[between 1267 and 1300]
Date Captured: 
8/25/2009
Language Term: 
Latin
Extent: 
36830716
Abstract: 
Psalter, England. [late 13th c.?], illuminated. Recto: 1 Samuel (1 Kings (?)) 2:8–10 and Exodus 15:1–6; verso: Exodus 15:6–13. Parchment. 170 x 115 mm. Double column; each column 120 x 35/40 mm.; 20 lines to a column; ruled and bounded. Floral border runs the length of the inner, verso margin. Frequent 3-line gilt initials, infilled in either blue or purple on a blue or purple ground, some with tracery and gold studding. One 6-line and one 4-line in gold, blue, and purple; decorated line fillers in blue or purple and gold.
Note: 
Cataloged from existing description: Medieval Manuscripts in the Norlin Library & the Department of Fine Arts at the University of Colorado at Boulder: A Summary Catalogue
Note: 
Cataloged from existing description: Medieval, Renaissance, and 15th-17th Century Manuscripts in the Special Collections Department, University Libraries, University of Colorado at Boulder
Note: 
Provenance: one leaf, Sotheby's, 21 June 1994, lot 12(c).
Note: 
A gift to the University Libraries from Diane and Robert Greenlee in honor of Professor Amy Vandersall.
Subject Topic: 
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Colorado -- Boulder
Subject Topic: 
borders (ornament areas)
Subject Topic: 
gilding
Subject Topic: 
motifs
Subject Topic: 
colored ink
Subject Topic: 
line fillings
Subject Topic: 
illuminated manuscripts
Subject Topic: 
initials (layout features)
Subject Geographic: 
England
Subject Temporal: 
Thirteenth century
Subject Title Info: 
Bible -- O.T -- Samuel, 1st 2:8–10 and Bible -- O.T -- Exodus 15:1–6
Related Item Type: 
reverse
Related Item Identifier: 
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Related Item Identifier URI: 
http://cudl.colorado.edu/luna/servlet/s/7u8j4p
Identifier: 
ege017a.jpg
Physical Location: 
Special Collections, Archives & Preservation, University of Colorado Boulder
Shelf Identifier: 
Ege 17
Access Condition: 
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