Spain, ca. 1625
Double Elepant Folio (30" x 20"). Single leaf.
An early to mid-17th-century Spanish antiphonal leaf featuring a devotional verse chanted as part of the liturgy in Latin. Contains five 5 five-line staves of music above five lines of text in Gothic rotunda script on each side of the leaf. Text and musical notation in black with red staves, stave notation and rubricated initial caps. Numbered "17" at the top right of the recto. The leaf opens "Gloria Patri Mise Secudu misericordia tua vivisica me..."
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