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Ferial Psalter

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Ferial Psalter (a collection of Psalms for daily use), with 53 folios (ff.): ff. 1 - 91: Ferial Psalter (Septuagint), with antiphons, ten-fold division. In omni gloria mundo amen. Ad nocturnum antiphonas Veniet ecce res…/B/eatus vir q[ui]/non abiit…/…dierum cinculis nullis ruam[ ]...

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By 1913, with Ludwig Rosenthal; by 1913, sold by Ludwig Rosenthal to Dr. Denman Waldo Ross (1853-1935), Cambridge, MA [see note 1]; 1917, gift of Dr. Denman Waldo Ross. (Accession date: February 15, 1917) NOTES: [1] From 1913 until it was accessioned, this manuscript was on loan to the MFA from Dr. Denman Waldo Ross.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Spanish (?), Medieval (Gothic), about 1300–50

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Overall (page dimensions): 37.2 x 26.2 cm (14 5/8 x 10 5/16 in.)

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Tempera and ink with gold on parchment; bindings of pigskin over boards with paper pastedowns




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