Psalter

Record ID: 
77117
Accession number: 
MS M.237
Title: 
Psalter
Created: 
England, ca. 1400.
Binding: 
English Russia leather, ca. 1840; lettered: Psalt. MS Illum.; in blue morocco case lettered: English Psalter, circa 1390.
Credit: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1907.
Description: 
44 leaves (1 column, 10 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 110 x 70 mm
Provenance: 
Bought by YTMO...TUS? de Hadham Parva (15th century inscription on last leaf.); no. 18 in a library (ca. 1800), Andrew Fountaine sale (London, 1902, no. 695) to Leighton; purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Pearson in 1907; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Notes: 

Ms. psalter of the Virgin, followed by a litany; written and illuminated in England, ca. 1400.
Decoration: two illuminated borders.

Script: 
textura
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: