Item No: frkm003000
Title: Das Gesäng der einsamen und verlassenen Turtel-Taube
210 leaves; 27 leaves blank.
Laid paper, ink, watercolor
Crown with three fleur-de-lis; letters on bottom with V, (backwards C), L.
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Manuscript music codex. Hymn lines are written in a fraktur script with decorated initial letters. Some flowers are hand-drawn and decorated throughout (birds appear, as well). Four voice parts.
Binding: New light-green linen binding with raised bands.
Most blank pages are in the middle of the book. Some have staves. A few have a line or two of music.
Borneman, Henry Stauffer, 1870-1955
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FLP Borneman Ms. 3
Ephrata Cloister - Author
Beissel, Johann Conrad (1691-1768) - Author