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[Antiphonal leaf].

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Creator

Catholic Church.

Title

[Antiphonal leaf].

Date

[approximately 1540?]

Description

1 leaf : vellum ; 156 x 126 mm (118 x 80 mm)
Folio recto: Musical notation for the last line of "Nox praecessit" "...arma lucis sicut in die honeste ambulemus [Romans 13:12]; rubric "v[ersicle] "; rubric "vel v[ersicle] [text] Emitte agnum domine dominatorem terrae de petra deserti ad montem filiae Syon"; rubric "cap[itulum] [incipit] Ecce dies veniunt dicit dominus"; rubric "[h]ymn [incipit] Vox clara ecce intonant."
Folio verso: [Continuation of Vox clara ecce intonant] [incipit] "E sursum Agnus mittitur"; [rubric] "1 d [text] aliis hor[is]" rubric "v[ersicle3] [text] Vox clamantis in deserto parate viam domini"; [rubric] " [text] Veni [et] libera nos deus noster / Euouac"; "Veni domine et noli tardare relaxa facinora plebis tue israhel / Euouac"; [rubric] "Ad vi an[tiphon] [text] Tuam domine excita pote[tiam]...".
Leaf from a Catholic liturgical manscript, possibly an antiphonal. Contains antiphonae and hymns for the Advent season. The hymn "Vox clara ecce intonat" is usually set for Lauds during Advent, and the rest of the antiphonae are also commonly used during that season. Includes musical notation for the antiphon "Nox praecessit" and three others.

Subject

Catholic Church -- Liturgy.
Sacred vocal music -- Missouri -- Columbia -- Specimens.
Antiphonaries -- Missouri -- Columbia -- Specimens.
Gregorian chants -- Missouri -- Columbia -- Specimens.
Antiphonaries -- Europe.
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Missouri -- Columbia.
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)

Identifier

Source

Provenance: Purchase from the Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company. Gift of anonymous donor.

Type

Antiphonaries (Service books)
Antiphons (Music)
Divine Office (Music)
Antiphonaries.
Gothic scripts.

Coverage

[Spain?]