Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Main Scribe – Non-square

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Biblioteca Laurenziana (Florence, Italy)

Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Sephardi

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Variable

Variable

Variable

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting
  • Writing on different levels

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Variable size

  • Ascenders are equal to the height of the average letter
  • Descenders are equal to 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.1.42: Abbreviation - #5249
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Abbreviation - #5253
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Justification - #5262
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5250
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5251
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5254
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5255
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5256
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5257
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5258
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5259
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5260
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5261
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5263
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5264
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5265
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5266
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Letter - #5267
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Ligature - #5252
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.42: Ligature - #5268
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