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A leaf of an Antiphoner containing part of the Office of st. Justus, Written perhaps late in the 11th century at Winchester

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MS. Seldon Supra 36*

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A leaf of an Antiphoner containing part of the Office of st. Justus, with neums, reproduced in E. W. B. Nicholson, Early Bodleian Music, pl. 45, 46. Until 1909 this was at the beginning of MS. Selden Supra 36. A small fragment of the same MS. is fols. 73-4 of that number. Fols, i-ii, 2-7 are practically blank. The rev. Η. M. Bannister considers that this was written at Winchester.

Dates

  • Written perhaps late in the 11th century at Winchester

Extent

7 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Seldon Supra 36*

Arrangement

Old Selden mark = 36*

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 3424*

Custodial History

'Thomas Nortonus' may have owned the leaf in the 16th century.

Manuscript 3439 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Physical Facet

On parchment

Dimensions

10 3/8 × 8 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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