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Fragment of an English Grail, 15th century

Identifier: MS 211/XIII

Scope and Contents

A fragment (top right-hand corner?) from a leaf of a Grail, apparently of Sarum Use. Contains parts of two Grails and three Alleluias with their Verses, from the Common of Many Martyrs, as in the standard Sarum Use.


  • Creation: 15th century

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to all. The manuscripts can be consulted in the Centre for Research Collections, Edinburgh University Main Library.


1 folios

Physical Facet

Material: Vellum


16.83 cm x 23.50 cm

Lines to a page

7 musical staves to a page (+ 3 lines of a stave cut off)

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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