[Prayers and devotional texts].

Record ID: 
182473
Accession number: 
MS W.42
Title: 
[Prayers and devotional texts].
Created: 
1662.
Credit: 
Bequest; Julia Parker Wightman; 1994.
Description: 
106 leaves (1 column, 20 lines), bound : paper, ill. ; 152 x 96 mm.
Provenance: 
Purchased by Julia Parker Wightman in 1969; JPW 6522; Julia Parker Wightman Bequest in 1994.
Notes: 

Ms. prayers and devotional texts; written and illuminated in Nuremberg, Germany, February-April 1662.
Scribe: Johann Müchner (signed in colophon on fol. 106v).
Decoration: 17th or 18th-century oval engraving of two clerics with rosaries pasted in on fol. 1; each separate prayer begins with floral headpiece drawn in brown ink; each text page is framed with compartmented borders of flower, fruit, and leaf motifs drawn in dark brown ink and with a solid brown background.
Binding: vellum over paper boards; in black morocco slipcase labeled: Munchner manuscrit 1662, stamped: made by Riviere & Son; made in England.

Script: 
cursive.
Language: 
In German;
Classification: