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St. Louis, Saint Louis University, Pius XII Memorial Library, Special Collections,  VFL MS 003
Description: ff. 238 - Medium brown calf, blind stamped with shell and floral border motifs; gilt rosettes and inscription on spine; gilt edges. - Unidentified armorial bookplate on inside front cover; inscription of folio i, verso: Wurzburg, July 24, 1902. Gift of Milton and Gail Fischmann, 1962. - Evans, E.S. "Medieval manuscripts at Saint Louis University: a catalogue," in Manuscripta, 47/48 (2003/2004), 64-69.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 6
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/VFLMS003_44
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th
View MARC record (VFL MS 003): https://libcat.slu.edu/record=b1977090~S5

Part 1: 238 bound leaves
Description: - parchment - 80 x 60 mm - Calendar written in 16 lines, ruledwith double inner and outer verticle bounding lines. Text written in 12 long lines; ruled in lead with single inner and outer vertical bounding lines.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: FerraraCity:
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1460 - 1475
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;
Script: Gothic textualis
Other Decoration: Eight 5-line illuminated initials on square burnished gold grounds with bar extension terminating in sprays of flowers with sprinkles of gold dots. Penwork initials and capitals throughout, in alternating burnished gold and blue, with penwork bar extensions in red, gold, and purple.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Folios 1-238
Title: Book of Hours
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Fols. 1r-11v: [Calendar]; fols. 12r-141v: [Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary]; fols. 142r-176r: [Penitential psalms and litany]; fols. 178r-237r: [Office of the Dead]; fols. 237v-238r: [Ruled but blank]; fol. 238v: [Blank]. 
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  VFL MS 003, ftcover

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  VFL MS 003, fol.005v-006r

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  VFL MS 003, fol.070v-071r

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  VFL MS 003, fol.079v-080r

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  VFL MS 003, fol.087v-088r

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  VFL MS 003, fol.176v-177r

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