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Abbaye de Saint-Claude (Saint-Claude, France) (c 425-1742) (Benedictine monastery)



  • Existence: c 425-1742 - 1742


Abbey of Saint-Claude; Benedictine monastary; founded as the Abbey of Condat about 425-450; later known as Saint-Oyen-de-Joux; renamed Saint-Claude circa 1213.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Book of Hours , late 15th century

Identifier: MS 35
Scope and Contents Book of Hours in Latin from the 15th century, of French origin. The Use is not identified, but is not Besançon or Clermont. It may be peculiar to the Abbey of S. Claude, Condat, to which both Kalendar and Litany particularly belong (see the local saints reported under their respective headings).Golden Numbers: on fly-leaf. These are numbers assigned to each year in sequence in a 19-years cycle and are used in order to calculate the date of Easter. Each number...
Dates: late 15th century