Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Samuel b. Abraham b. Moses Ha-Levim Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, France)

Samuel b. Abraham b. Moses Ha-Levim Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe named in the document

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Oriental

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
  • Equal to the height of the line of writing

Variable

Variable

Slow

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting
  • Overarching

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 284: Letter - #7735
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7736
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7737
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7738
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7739
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7740
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7741
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7742
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7743
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7744
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7745
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7746
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7747
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7748
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7749
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7750
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7751
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7752
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7754
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7755
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7756
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7757
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7758
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7759
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7761
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7762
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Letter - #7763
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Paris, BnF MS. Hébreu 284: Ligature - #7753
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