Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Italian

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Notarial

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

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Regular 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

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Abbreviation - #8366
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Abbreviation - #8367
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Abbreviation - #8382
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Divine Symbol - #8376
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Justification - #8362
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8360
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8361
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8364
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8365
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8368
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8369
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8370
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8371
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8372
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8373
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8374
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8375
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8378
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8379
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8380
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8381
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8967
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8968
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8969
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8970
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Letter - #8971
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 2: Ligature - #8363
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