Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Main Scribe – Square

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Biblioteca Laurenziana (Florence, Italy)

Main Scribe – Square

Scribe

Scribe not identified

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Italian

Square

Calligraphic

Display

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

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

Variable

  • Stable
  • Smaller than the width of an average vav

Slow

Regular spacing

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

  • Thick, traced with the full width of the flat nib
  • There is no shading

Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Justification - #5336
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Justification - #5337
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Justification - #5338
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5329
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5330
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5331
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5332
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5333
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5334
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5335
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5339
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5340
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5341
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5342
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Letter - #5343
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Florence, Laurenz. MS. Plut.1.9: Punctuation - #5344
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