St John's College MS. 235 (fragment 111)
A gradual (binding fragment)
most of the leaf the single text: ‘Sequencia Zyma vetus expurgetur et sincere celebretur […] ’, from the mass for Easter Monday, ed. Sarum Missal, cols. 363–5.
In long lines with four-line musical staves, 13 surviving lines to the page. No prickings; bounded and ruled in black ink, the musical staves in red.
Written in England in gothic textura semiquadrata, s. xv ex..
Headings in red.
At the head of individual sequences, alternate lombards, ochre-slashed ink on grey flourishing and blue on red flourishing, the full height of the stave.
Alternate red and blue lombards for versals.
Provenance and Acquisition
The margins covered by notes in Latin (s. xvii).
MS 235 is a collection of binding fragments removed from College books (medieval portions only). This entry is for fragment 111 only.
For enquiries relating to this manuscript please contact St John's College Library.
Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust
Last Substantive Revision
2022-06: First online publication