Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: 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)

Current

Bookhand

  • Rotunda
  • Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

  • Stable
  • Higher than the height of the line of writing

  • Stable
  • Wider than the width of an average he

Variable

Quick

Irregular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Regular size

  • Ascenders are equal to 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 not parallel among them
  • Descenders are not parallel among them

Thin, traced with the edge of the flat nib

Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Abbreviation - #4469
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Justification - #4468
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Justification - #4480
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4464
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4465
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4466
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4467
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4470
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4471
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4472
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4473
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4474
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4475
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4476
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4477
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4478
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4479
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4481
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4482
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4483
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.22: Letter - #4484
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