Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Main Scribe – Main text – Non-square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Main Scribe – Main text – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe not identified

  • Main text scribe
  • Glossator

Script Definition

Italian

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Rotunda

Global Aspect of the Script

  • Attached to the headline
  • Ascenders go above the headline
  • Descenders descend below the baseline

Stable

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

Variable

Variable

Quick

Irregular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Regular size

  • 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

  • Thin, traced with the edge of the flat nib
  • There is shading

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Abbreviation - #9228
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Divine Symbol - #9233
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Justification - #9224
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9214
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9216
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9219
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9221
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9223
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9226
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9227
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9230
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9232
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9234
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9236
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9237
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9240
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9242
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9243
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9244
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9248
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9249
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9251
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9258
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9260
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9264
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Letter - #9302
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Ligature - #9238
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 18: Punctuation - #9229
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