Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: 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

Rotunda

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Stable

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

  • Stable
  • Smaller than the width of an average he

Variable

Quick

Irregular spacing

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Regular size

  • 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 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. 33: Abbreviation - #9768
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Abbreviation - #9769
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Decoration - #9796
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Decoration - #9797
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Divine Symbol - #9773
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Justification - #9775
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9770
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9771
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9772
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9776
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9777
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9778
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9779
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9780
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9781
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9782
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9783
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9784
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9785
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9786
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9787
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9788
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9789
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9790
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9791
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9792
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9793
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9794
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9795
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Letter - #9798
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 33: Ligature - #9774
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