Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Main Scribe – Non-square

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Biblioteca Laurenziana (Florence, Italy)

Main Scribe – Non-square

Script Definition

Bookhand

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

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

Variable

Variable

Slow

  • Irregular spacing
  • Biting

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Regular size
  • Square

  • Ascenders are shorter than the height of the average letter
  • Descenders are shorter than the height of the average letter

  • Downstrokes are parallel
  • Horizontal strokes are parallel
  • Ascenders are parallel to the downstrokes
  • Descenders are parallel to the downstrokes
  • Ascenders are parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

  • Thin, traced with the edge of the flat nib
  • There is shading

Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Abbreviation - #4213
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Justification - #4220
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Justification - #4229
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4209
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4210
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4211
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4212
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4214
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4215
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4216
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4217
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4218
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4219
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4221
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4222
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4223
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4224
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4225
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4226
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4227
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4228
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.3.3: Letter - #4230
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