Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Moses Beit El from Provenza, of the city of Avignon – Non-square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Moses Beit El from Provenza, of the city of Avignon – Non-square

Scribe

Autograph

  • Main text scribe
  • Artist

Full name

Script Definition

Sephardi (Catalan/Provençal)

Non-square (Beinoni)

  • Calligraphic
  • Current

Bookhand

Scholars'

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Variable

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

Variable

Variable

Quick

  • Irregular spacing
  • Nesting

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. 79: Abbreviation - #10579
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Decoration - #10612
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Decoration - #10613
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Decoration - #10614
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Decoration - #10615
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Decoration - #10616
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Decoration - #10618
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Justification - #10580
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Justification - #10605
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10578
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10585
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10586
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10588
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10590
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10591
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10592
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10593
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10595
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10597
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10598
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10599
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10600
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10601
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10603
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10604
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10606
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10607
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10608
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10609
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10610
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10611
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Letter - #10619
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Ligature - #10575
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 79: Ligature - #10602
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