Slightly damaged; although the parchment is in good conditions and the contents are easily legible, bottom margins and right margin of second folio are sliced off, eliminating part of the contents; bifolium, although originally it would have another bifolio in between; presently binding a register book
clx; the number of the second folio was probably in the sliced off margin; according to the contents of the fragment, i t would be, at least, clxiij or clxvj
Fol. clx: 2 col. 25rl/25wl — c.25<93-94>11-12<91-92>34-36 x c.30<230-233>0[;
Fol. B: 2 col. 25rl/25wl — c.20<94>11-12<64-68[>0 x 20-24<233-237[>0
Type of script:
Type of notation:
Plain or simply decorated initials in red and black.
Inscriptions and marks:
In the recto side of folio clx a later hand indicated the contents of the book binded by this fragment; two recent stickers in the same place indicate former call numbers for the book binded by this fragment; in the verso side of the second folio, in the upper right, there is a quite imperceptible inscription by a later hand
The responsorium "Candida virginitas" is quite rare. Among earlier sources, it appears, almost exclusively, in sources for the Sarum rite, in Toledo 44.1 and 44.2 and, in the Breviary of Braga, it appears three times.
Submitted by Diogo Alte da Veiga — Fri, 2012-06-01 10:46