Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Main Scribe – Non-square

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Biblioteca Laurenziana (Florence, Italy)

Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Ashkenazi

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

  • Ascenders go above the headline
  • Descenders descend below the baseline

Stable

  • Stable
  • Equal to the height of the line of writing

  • Stable
  • Equal to the width of an average he

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Writing on different levels

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Variable size

  • Ascenders are equal to the height of the average letter
  • Descenders are longer than the height of the average letter

  • Downstrokes are not parallel
  • Horizontal strokes are not parallel
  • Ascenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Descenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Ascenders are not parallel among them
  • Descenders are not parallel among them

Thin, traced with the edge of the flat nib

Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Abbreviation - #4231
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Justification - #3881
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Justification - #4233
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3859
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3860
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3861
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3862
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3863
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3864
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3865
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3866
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3867
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3868
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3869
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3870
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3871
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3872
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3873
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3874
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3876
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3877
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3878
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3879
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Letter - #3880
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Ligature - #3875
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.44.14: Ligature - #4232
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