Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Samuel Cohen Main Scribe 7 – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Samuel Cohen Main Scribe 7 – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe named in the document

Main text scribe

שמואל כהן הקטן

Full name

Script Definition

Sephardi

Non-square (Beinoni)

Bookhand

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Variable

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

Variable

Variable

Slow

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Variable size
  • Elongated vertically

  • 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 parallel
  • Ascenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Descenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Ascenders are parallel among them
  • Descenders are not parallel among them

Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5813
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5814
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5815
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5816
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5817
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5818
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5819
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5820
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5821
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5822
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5823
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5824
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5825
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5826
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5827
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5828
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5829
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5830
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5831
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5832
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5833
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5834
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5835
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5836
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5837
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5838
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5839
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