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Breviary: MS 2-1958

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Current Location: In storage





History note: Lot 104 at Sotheby's, 19 May 1958. Bought by Quaritch, from whom it was purchased by the Fitzwilliam Museum, from the Marlay Fund with an anonymous contribution from a Friend of the Fitzwilliam.

Place(s) associated

  • France ⪼ Toulouse ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1958) by Quaritch


  • Cambridge Illuminated

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Accession number: MS 2-1958
Primary reference Number: 239313
Project ID: 9
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Created: Friday 15 November 2019 Updated: Monday 24 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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