Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Main Scribe 2 – Non-square

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Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Main Scribe 2 – Non-square

Scribe

Scribe not identified

Main text scribe

Script Definition

Byzantine

Non-square (Beinoni)

Current

Bookhand

Global Aspect of the Script

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

Variable

  • Stable
  • Smaller than 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 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

Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Abbreviation - #11100
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Abbreviation - #11120
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Justification - #11118
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11091
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11092
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11093
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11094
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11095
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11096
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11097
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11098
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11099
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11101
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11102
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11103
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11104
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11105
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11106
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11107
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11108
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11109
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11110
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11111
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11112
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11113
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11114
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11115
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11116
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Letter - #11117
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Ligature - #11090
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 96: Ligature - #11119
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