Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: 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

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

Variable

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

Variable

Variable

Quick

Irregular spacing

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.1.43: Abbreviation - #5270
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Abbreviation - #5283
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Justification - #5271
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Justification - #5272
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5269
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5273
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5274
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5276
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5277
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5278
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5279
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5280
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5281
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5282
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5284
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5285
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5286
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5287
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Letter - #5288
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.43: Ligature - #5275
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