Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Main Scribe 8 – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Main Scribe 8 – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe not identified

Main text scribe

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

  • Variable
  • Higher than 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 not parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5840
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5841
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5842
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5843
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5844
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5845
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5846
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5847
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5848
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5849
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5850
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5851
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5852
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5853
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5854
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5855
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5856
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5857
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5858
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5859
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5860
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5861
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5862
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5863
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5864
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5865
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 169: Letter - #5866
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