Austria, Salzburg, early 11th Century / Single Leaf from a Gradual and Sacramentary:  Initial A[d te lavavi] / c. 1000-1010Austria, Salzburg, early 11th Century
Single Leaf from a Gradual and Sacramentary: Initial A[d te lavavi]
c. 1000-1010

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Creator Nationality: European; Central European; Austrian; Salzburgian
Creator Name-CRT: Austria, Salzburg, early 11th Century
Title: Single Leaf from a Gradual and Sacramentary: Initial A[d te lavavi]
Title Type: Primary
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Creation Start Date: 1000
Creation End Date: 1010
Creation Date: c. 1000-1010
Object Type: Books
Classification Term: Manuscript
Materials and Techniques: ink, tempera, and gold on vellum
Dimensions: Sheet: 22cm x 16.7cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1933.447
Credit Line: Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund

A large initial "A" introduces the opening words from Psalm 25, Ad te levavi animam meam (Unto thee have I lifted up my soul). The volume from which this leaf comes may have been produced in the scriptorium of the Benedictine Abbey of Saint Peter at Salzburg.

AMICA ID: CMA_.1933.447
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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