MS. Friedberg 9-001: Letter - Mem

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Letter - Mem

Letter - Mem

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto Library (Toronto, Canada)

MS. Friedberg 9-001: Scribe of the Babylonian Mishna 'MS A'

Scribe of the Babylonian Mishna 'MS A' (Date active: 9th century)





Traced with 3 movements

  • Right-hand downstroke - rounded
  • Right-hand downstroke - sharp triangular juncture with the left stroke at the headline
  • Base - slanted
  • Base - convex (rounded)
  • Base - traced with the right-hand downstroke
  • Left-hand downstroke - straight
  • Left-hand downstroke - attached to the right stroke sharply at the headline
  • Left-hand downstroke - long: ends close to the baseline
  • Left-hand downstroke - slanted
  • Left arm - written as a separate movement from the left-hand downstroke
  • Left arm - reaches the headline
  • Left arm - straight line
  • Left arm - slanted

Width: 23px
Height: 24px
Area (w x h): 552px2
Ratio (w / h): 0.96
Coordinates (top, left): 198px, 293px