Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Israel b. Azariah b. Moses Ashkenazi – Non-square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Israel b. Azariah b. Moses Ashkenazi – Non-square

Scribe

Autograph

Main text scribe

Full name

Script Definition

Byzantine

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Variable

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

Variable

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting
  • Writing on different levels

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Variable size

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

  • Thin, traced with the edge of the flat nib
  • There is no shading

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Abbreviation - #8024
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Abbreviation - #8041
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Justification - #8035
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8025
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8026
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8027
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8028
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8029
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8030
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8031
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8032
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8033
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8034
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8036
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8037
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8038
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8039
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8040
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8042
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Letter - #8044
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Ligature - #8022
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Ligature - #8023
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 53: Ligature - #8043
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