Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: 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 (Italo-Sephardi)

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

Variable

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 equal to 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. 109: Justification - #11254
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11251
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11252
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11253
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11255
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11256
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11257
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11258
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11259
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11260
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11261
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11262
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11263
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11264
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11266
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11267
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11268
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11269
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11270
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11271
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11272
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11273
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11274
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11275
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Letter - #11276
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Oxford, Bodleian MS. Canon. Or. 109: Punctuation - #11265
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