Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: 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 (Catalan/Provençal)

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Mudejar

Global Aspect of the Script

  • In the upper part
  • 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
  • Nesting
  • Puzzle-letters
  • Writing on different levels

Approximate Size of Average Letters

Variable 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 no shading

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Abbreviation - #10186
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Divine Symbol - #10207
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Justification - #10215
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10177
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10178
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10179
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10180
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10181
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10182
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10183
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10184
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10185
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10187
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10190
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10192
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10200
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10202
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10203
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10204
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10205
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10206
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10208
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10209
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10210
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10211
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10212
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Letter - #10213
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Ligature - #10176
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 65: Ligature - #10214
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