File NLW MS 22857E. - Fragmenta Liturgica,

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NLW MS 22857E.


Fragmenta Liturgica,


  • [13 cent.]-[15 cent.]. (Creation)

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7 ff. Parchment. Encapsulated and filed.

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Donated by Mr. G. S. Owen, Machynlleth, 1991, in memory of his wife Gwynnedd May Owen.

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Leaves from five English manuscripts: two consecutive leaves from the sanctorale of a large missal including the proper for St Credan, presumably from Evesham Abbey, [15 cent.] (ff. 1-2); a leaf from a gradual containing alleluiatic verses and tract for the feast of an apostle, [14 cent.] (f. 3); a leaf from a collection of Latin motets, [13/14 cent.] (f. 4); two conjugate leaves from the temporale of a noted missal, [14 cent.] (ff. 5-6); and a fragment of a leaf from a large antiphonal, [14/15 cent.].

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f. 4 is described in Andrew Wathey, Manuscripts of Polyphonic Music. Supplement 1 to RISM BIV1-2. The British Isles, 1100-1400, pp. 6-8.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22857E.

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