Click here to skip to content

Illuminated Initial And Music, In A Troper And Gradual Of St. Albans Abbey

Illuminated Initial And Music, In A Troper And Gradual Of St. Albans Abbey

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1125

Shelfmark: Royal MS 2 B.iv

Item number: f.1r

Length: 25

Width: 15

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

The illuminated initial 'T' with which the volume starts, is unusual for the amount of foliate tendrils that sprout from it. The music consists of square notation on four-line red staves.

Search within this collection

Elsewhere on our websites

Newsletter

Latest events - register free online

Mobile app

For iPhone, iPad and Android

Report a Concern

What is the nature of your concern?

Report a Concern

What is the nature of your concern?

Email link to a friend

Write a brief note to accompany the email

Your friend's email address: