Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Moses b. Solomon Gabbai Hazzan Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Moses b. Solomon Gabbai Hazzan 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 middle
  • Ascenders go above the headline
  • Descenders descend below the baseline

Variable

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

  • Variable
  • Smaller than the width of an average he

Variable

Slow

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting
  • Overarching
  • Puzzle-letters

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 238: Letter - #7134
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7135
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7136
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7137
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7138
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7139
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7140
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7141
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7142
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7143
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7144
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7145
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7146
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7147
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7148
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7149
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7150
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7151
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7152
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7153
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7154
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7155
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7156
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7157
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7158
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7159
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Letter - #7160
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Ligature - #7161
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 238: Ligature - #7162
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