Lot 4
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Quadruplex Psalter

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6,000 - 8,000 USD
Sold
7,500 USD
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Description

  • Quadruplex Psalter, fragments of two leaves in Latin and transliterated Greek. [southern(?) Germany, 12th century]
Two fragments on vellum (each ca. 12 1/2 x 5 4/5 in.; 317 x 148 mm), containing Psalms 31:11–33:1 and Psalms 38:3–39:7 respectively, each page originally written in 4 columns of 40 lines, red rubrics at the start of Psalms 32, 33 and 39, red initials, both fragments trimmed but each page preserving two complete columns and a small portion of a third column, worn from use in a binding, in a modern green folding-case with gilt title
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