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Schaffhausen, Stadtbibliothek, Ministerialbibliothek, Min. 99 : Breviarium OFM (pars aestivalis)

The second part of a breviary intended for use by a Franciscan, perhaps a Poor Clare, was referred to as Horae canonicae in earlier literature. It was written in 1459 on high quality parchment by the well known scribe Johannes Frauenlob. Rich book decoration includes gold-grounded initials, filigree, and margin borders. 12 figured and illustrated initials by two stylistically distinct hands, of wh…