Item No: mcai470191
Additional Title: Gradual
Rare Book Department
Although the iconography of this initial suggests that the chant was sung during the celebration of Pentecost Sunday, the exact moment in the liturgy that this initial begins remains to be determined.
Lewis E M 47:18-20, all from the same manuscript, were done by an anonymous Umbrian illuminator active at the turn of the thirteenth century known as the First Master of the Gubbio Choirbooks. He is so-called after a series of choir books illuminated by his hand that are now housed in the State Archives of Gubbio, Italy.
Initial P with the Pentecost
These cuttings can be dated to ca. 1300.
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Lewis E M 47:18-20
First Master of the Gubbio Choirbooks - Artist