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Binding from Franciscan Liturgical Psalter
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Binding from Franciscan Liturgical Psalter


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Description This binding is not orginal to its manuscript, but rather it was created and added to the manuscript in the 16th century in Flanders.
Provenance [Made for Franciscan use in Cologne, late thirteenth century, Ripuarisch dialect points to Cologne region]; Augustinian nuns of St. Cecilia, Cologne, late 15th or 16th century; Susanna Koull, 17th century; L.S. Olschki [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, by purchase [L.S. Olschiki, no. 24][date of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
16th century
Medium
beech boards covered in brown calf leather, blind-tooled Renaissance motifs with corner and edges of binding restored, one sixteenth-century brass clasp remaining and red, white and blue parchment Turk head fore-edge markers
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.111.binding
Measurements
H: 5 1/16 × W: 3 13/16 in. (12.9 × 9.7 cm)
Geographies
  • Germany (Place of Origin)
  • Flanders (Place of Binding)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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