P-VV (Vila Viçosa) Biblioteca do Palácio Real A.M. D-004

Siglum: 
P-VV A.M. D-004
Shelfmark: 
A.M. D-004
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Date: 
17th century
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Foliation: 
Original red foliation in Roman numerals from 1 to 120.
Page layout: 
Fol. 5: 560 x 382 mm; text written in one column.
Condition of document: 
Good; bindings with signs of use.
Bindings: 
Tooled leather over wooden boards; brass furniture.
Decoration: 
Decorated capitals in gold, blue and red; the more elaborated is the one on folio 1v, a capital "P" with a frame in blue, gold and red. Blue and red initials. Black cadelled initials. Rubrics in red.
Remarks: 

Index later added on folio 1r.
The book seems to be incomplete, appearing to be the first part of a larger book later rebound.

References: 

ALEGRIA, José Augusto Alegria, Biblioteca do Palácio Real de Vila Viçosa (Lisboa, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 1989).

Description of the notation: 

Semi-mensural notation over a 5-line red staff with C and F clefs.