Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Chaim Tsarfati Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Chaim Tsarfati Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe named in the document

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Ashkenazi

Non-square (Beinoni)

Calligraphic

Bookhand

Global Aspect of the Script

  • In the upper part
  • 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
  • Overarching

Approximate Size of Average Letters

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

Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6963
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6964
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6965
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6966
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6967
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6968
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6969
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6970
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6971
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6972
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6973
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6974
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6975
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6976
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6977
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6978
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6979
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6980
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6981
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6982
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6983
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6984
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6985
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6986
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6987
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6988
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 234: Letter - #6989
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