Exemplar

The manuscript from which another manuscript was copied.

The manuscript from which another manuscript was copied. 

  • Amharic:
    አብንት
  • Arabic:
    أصل
  • Armenian:
    օրինակ
  • French:
    exemplar; modéle
  • Italian:
    exemplar; modello
  • Latin:
    exemplar
  • Portuguese:
    exemplar; modelo
  • Spanish:
    exemplar; modelo

Michelle Brown, Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts (Malibu, CA: J. Paul Getty Museum in association with the British Library, c1994).

Raymond Clemens and Timothy Graham, Introduction to Manuscript Studies (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2007), 22-24.