Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Zemach b. Jedidiah Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Zemach b. Jedidiah Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe named in the document

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Sephardi

Non-square (Beinoni)

Calligraphic

Bookhand

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

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

  • Variable
  • Smaller than the width of an average he

  • Variable
  • Smaller than the width of an average vav

Slow

Irregular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Regular size
  • Elongated vertically

  • Ascenders are longer than the height of the average letter
  • Descenders are longer than the height of the average letter

  • Downstrokes are not parallel
  • Horizontal strokes are parallel
  • Ascenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Descenders are parallel to the downstrokes
  • Ascenders are parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6110
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6112
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6113
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6115
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6116
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6117
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6118
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6119
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6175
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6179
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6180
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6183
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6184
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6185
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6186
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6187
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6188
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6189
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6190
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6191
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6192
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6193
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6194
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6195
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6196
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6197
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 179: Letter - #6198
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