Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Abraham b. Mordecai Farissol – Non-square

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Biblioteca Laurenziana (Florence, Italy)

Abraham b. Mordecai Farissol – Non-square

Scribe

Autograph

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Sephardi

Non-square (Beinoni)

Calligraphic

Bookhand

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

  • In the upper part
  • Attached to the headline
  • Ascenders go above the headline
  • Descenders descend below the baseline

Stable

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

Variable

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Variable size
  • Elongated horizontally

  • 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
  • There is no shading

Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Abbreviation - #4258
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Decoration - #4123
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Justification - #4130
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Justification - #4142
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Justification - #4257
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4122
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4124
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4125
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4126
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4127
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4129
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4131
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4132
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4133
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4135
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4136
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4137
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4138
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4140
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4141
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4143
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4144
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4255
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4256
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4259
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4260
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Letter - #4261
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.88.32: Ligature - #4128
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