Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Main Scribe – Non-square

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Biblioteca Laurenziana (Florence, Italy)

Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Italian

Non-square (Beinoni)

  • Calligraphic
  • Current

Bookhand

  • Rotunda
  • Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

Variable

Variable

Variable

Quick

Irregular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Regular size

  • Ascenders are shorter than the height of the average letter
  • Descenders are shorter 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 parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

Thin, traced with the edge of the flat nib

Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Abbreviation - #4294
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Abbreviation - #4295
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Justification - #4285
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4284
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4286
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4287
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4289
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4290
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4291
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4292
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4293
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4296
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4297
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4298
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4299
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4300
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4301
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4302
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Letter - #4303
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Ligature - #4288
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.5: Ligature - #4304
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