Detail View: The AMICA Library: Single Leaf from a Gradual and Sacramentary: Initial A[d te lavavi]

AMICA ID: 
CMA_.1933.447
AMICA Library Year: 
2002
Object Type: 
Books
Creator Nationality: 
European; Central European; Austrian; Salzburgian
Creator Name-CRT: 
Austria, Salzburg, early 11th Century
Title: 
Single Leaf from a Gradual and Sacramentary: Initial A[d te lavavi]
Title Type: 
Primary
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
c. 1000-1010
Creation Start Date: 
1000
Creation End Date: 
1010
Materials and Techniques: 
ink, tempera, and gold on vellum
Classification Term: 
Manuscript
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 22cm x 16.7cm
AMICA Contributor: 
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: 
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 
1933.447
Credit Line: 
Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund
Rights: 
Context: 

A large initial "A" introduces the opening words from Psalm 25, Ad te levavi animam meam (Unto thee have I lifted up my soul). The volume from which this leaf comes may have been produced in the scriptorium of the Benedictine Abbey of Saint Peter at Salzburg.

Related Image Identifier Link: 
CMA_.AM20020292.tif