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Fragment of a Grail, 12th century

Identifier: MS 211/XX

Scope and Contents

One leaf of a Grail, containing part of the Temporale from Ember Friday in Lent to Thursday after the 2nd Sunday in Lent. The music is in neumes. It does not seem to agree with any particular Use. The first line on f. 1r is very faded, as is the bottom of f. 1r, and most of the verso side.


Initials are in red.


  • Creation: 12th 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


27.62 cm x 20.64 cm

Lines to a page

26 lines to a page

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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