Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Bodley Or. 803 – Main Scribe – Square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Bodley Or. 803 – Main Scribe – Square

Scribe

Scribe not identified

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Ashkenazi (Germany and Eastern Europe)

Square

Calligraphic

Display

  • Scholars'
  • Gothic

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

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

  • Stable
  • Smaller than the width of an average he

  • Stable
  • Smaller than the width of an average vav

Very slow

Regular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Regular size
  • Square

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

  • Downstrokes are parallel
  • Horizontal strokes are parallel
  • Ascenders are parallel to the downstrokes
  • Descenders are parallel to the downstrokes
  • Ascenders are parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

  • Thick, traced with the full width of the flat nib
  • There is shading

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Decoration - #7560
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Divine Symbol - #7531
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Justification - #7532
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Justification - #7539
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Justification - #7540
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Justification - #7546
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7529
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7530
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7533
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7534
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7536
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7537
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7538
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7541
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7542
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7543
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7544
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7545
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Letter - #7547
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Bodley Or. 803: Punctuation - #7535
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