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

Shelfmark
A.M. D-004
Siglum

P-VV A.M. D-004

Source type
Category
Completeness
Document type
Date
17th century
Cursus
Type of script
Type of notation
Description of the notation

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

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.

Material
Condition of document

Good; bindings with signs of use.

Page layout

Fol. 5: 560 x 382 mm; text written in one column.

Foliation/Pagination

Original red foliation in Roman numerals from 1 to 120.

Bindings

Tooled leather over wooden boards; brass furniture.

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).

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