(England or perhaps the Low Countries, 13th century). 127 x 94 mm. (5 x 3 3/4"). Single column, 17 lines in a gothic book hand.

Numerous one-line initials in red or blue, each leaf with one or more three- to four-line initials in burnished gold on a blue and pink ground, some of these with marginal extensions. A couple of leaves with neat marginal corrections to text. A few small marginal smudges or spots, versos with vestiges of paper tape from mounting, otherwise fine, clean, and smooth leaves with comfortable margins.
(ST12778-0679)

Keywords: Psalter

one leaf at $175, two at $250, one (with three nice initials) at $500

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PJP Catalog: 70.117

OFFERED INDIVIDUALLY FOUR ILLUMINATED VELLUM MANUSCRIPT LEAVES WITH DECORATIVE INITIALS FROM A. PSALTER IN LATIN.