Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Main Scribe – Non-square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Main Scribe – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe not identified

Main text scribe

Script Definition

  • Sephardi (Italo-Sephardi)
  • Italian

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

  • Rotunda
  • Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Variable

Variable

Variable

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting

Approximate Size of Average Letters

  • Regular size
  • Square

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

  • Downstrokes are not parallel
  • Horizontal strokes are parallel
  • Ascenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Descenders are not parallel to the downstrokes
  • Ascenders are not parallel among them
  • Descenders are parallel among them

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

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Divine Symbol - #9562
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Justification - #9558
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9546
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9547
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9548
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9549
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9550
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9551
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9552
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9553
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9554
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9555
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9556
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9557
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9559
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9561
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9563
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9564
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9565
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9566
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9567
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9568
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9569
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9570
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9571
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9572
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9573
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Letter - #9574
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 29: Ligature - #9560
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