Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Menahem b. Yehiel Galiki Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Menahem b. Yehiel Galiki Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe named in the document

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Italian

Non-square (Beinoni)

Calligraphic

Bookhand

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

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

  • Variable
  • Wider than the width of an average he

Variable

Slow

Irregular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Regular size
  • Elongated vertically

  • Ascenders are equal to the height of the average letter
  • Descenders are longer than 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 parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6669
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6670
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6671
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6672
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6673
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6674
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6675
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6676
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6677
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6678
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6679
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6680
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6681
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6682
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6683
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6684
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6685
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6686
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6687
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6688
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6689
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6690
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6691
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6692
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6693
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6694
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 208: Letter - #6695
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