The Istanbul antiphonal

Title:
The Istanbul antiphonal
Library:
Topkapi Sarayi Müzesi
Language:
Latin
City:
ISTANBUL, Turkey
Shelf Mark:
Ms. Deissmann 42
Origin:
Hungary
Dimensions:
303 folios -- 465 x 316 mm.
Date Description:
ca. 1360
Content:
liturgical chant some entries from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries
Hand:
Gothica textualis -- cursive, especially in the last folios --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
eighteen gilded historiated initials painted with tempera -- five non-figurative ornamented initials -- ornaments in the margin
Musical Notation:
Yes
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Oversize M 2147 XIV M57 1999 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete but reduced in size (ca. 290 x 200). Color. The 23 elaborate initials are grouped together (presumably in original size) on pp. [27]-[38].
Publication Date:
1999
Place of Publication:
Budapest , Hungary
Publisher:
Akadémiai Kiadó
Printer:
Kner Nyomda, Gyomaendrõd (Hungary)
Notes:
Contains codicological, music-paleographical, and liturgical introductions as well as extensive musical indices. Other names:Janka Szendrei Mária Czigler László Dobszay. In addition to two pamphlets, the Facsimile contains a musical compact disk
Type of Text:
antiphonary, liturgical, religious