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Single page of a musical manuscript with illustrations, 1600

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1848/18-0063/1

Scope and Contents

Single page from a musical manuscript - possibly an antiphonary. There is an illustration on the top left representing Saint Peter holding a key. The margins are decorated with cherubs and floral motives. The words under the music read as follows: Nunc scio vere quia misit dominus angelum suum, et eripuit me de manu herodis et...
A note on the back of the page indicates a Spanish origin: Este libro mando acer la Madre [soror] Dona Maria de Torrequemada Anno de 1600 (this book was commissioned by [...] Lady Maria de Torrequemada, year 1600).

Dates

  • 1600

Language of Materials

Latin, with a note in Spanish on the back.

Physical Description

Crinkled by humidity, slightly browned. Needs conservation treatement.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Extent

1 leaf

Physical Location

505.21.5.2

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Pamela Jackson in February 2018. Accession no SC-Acc-2018-0063.

Separated Materials

The Pamela Jackson bequest also included printed material, which have been catalogued separartely and given its own shelfmark, and booklets relating to freemasonry, catalogued under the reference code Coll-1848/0063/2.

Physical Description

Crinkled by humidity, slightly browned. Needs conservation treatement.

Dimensions

43 cm x 27 cm

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in April 2018.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
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Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
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