Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: 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

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
  • Equal to the height of the line of writing

Variable

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting

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. 57: Abbreviation - #9903
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Justification - #9897
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Justification - #9899
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9896
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9898
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9900
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9901
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9902
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9904
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9906
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9907
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9908
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9909
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9924
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9925
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9926
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9927
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9928
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9929
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9930
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9932
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9933
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9935
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9936
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9937
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Letter - #9938
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Ligature - #9905
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 57: Ligature - #9910
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