Bodleian MS. Pococke 238: Letter - Aleph

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Letter - Aleph
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Type

Letter

Aleph

Lozenge

Traced with 3 movements

  • Main oblique stroke - reaches the headline
  • Main oblique stroke - does not reach the baseline
  • Left-hand downstroke - joins the main oblique stroke
  • Left-hand downstroke - left-hand downstroke is the main component
  • Left-hand downstroke - joins the chevron
  • Left-hand downstroke - descends from the headline
  • Left-hand downstroke - links with the main stroke at the headline
  • Left-hand downstroke - straight
  • Left-hand downstroke - reaches the baseline
  • Right arm - joins the main oblique stroke
  • Right arm - joins the main stroke in its upper part
  • Right arm - curved
  • Right arm - chevron attached to the left-hand downstroke
  • Right arm - branches of the chevron are attached to the main stroke in its upper part
  • Right arm - upper branch of the chevron is written above the headline
  • Right arm - lower branch of the chevron is shorter than the upper branch of the chevron
  • Roof on the right arm - no roof
  • Foot on the left-hand downstroke - no foot

Width: 26px
Height: 40px
Area (w x h): 1073px2
Ratio (w / h): 0.65
Coordinates (top, left): 679px, 527px