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Annotated Text Page, In A Collection Of Sermons For Special Occasions

Annotated Text Page, In A Collection Of Sermons For Special Occasions

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1325

Shelfmark: Royal MS 10 A.xi

Item number: f.97v

Length: 25.9

Width: 15.5

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

Several features of the process of making a manuscript are visible on this page. In the margin to the left of the decorated initial 'F' is a brownish guide-letter 'f'; in the lower right margin is a catchword, and in the lower left corner the abbreviation 'Cor.', indicating that the text of this quire has been corrected. Corrections are visible in both side margins, usually with a caret mark (^) indicating where the omitted words should be inserted in the main text.

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