Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Elijah Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Elijah Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe named in the document

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Byzantine

Non-square (Beinoni)

Calligraphic

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
  • Puzzle-letters
  • Writing on different levels

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Variable 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 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 237: Letter - #7085
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7086
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7087
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7089
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7092
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7095
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7096
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7099
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7101
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7103
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7105
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7110
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7112
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7114
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7115
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7117
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7119
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7122
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7123
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7124
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7125
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7126
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7127
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7128
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7129
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7132
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 237: Letter - #7133
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