Item No: mcai650281
Additional Title: Antiphonary
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These leaves can be dated to ca. 1430-1440.
This initial begins the first antiphon for Lauds in the Octave of Epiphany, "Baptizat miles regem servuus dominum suum Johannes salvatorem ?" (John the soldier and servant baptized the Lord his Savior ?).
Lewis E M 65:1-78 were once thought to have come from a single manuscript associated with the Cistercian monastery at Zwettl in Austria. It has been determined, however, that the leaves are from a number of separate manuscripts and were likely produced by a team of scribes and artists at the scriptorium of the Benedictine monastery at Melk.
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Lewis E M 65:1-78