straight-sided 'a' with horizontal cross-bar is used almost exclusively, though see version 4.
a single example of single compartment 'a' found on the folio examined.
'd' is always looped and the lower lobe may have an angular appearance.
'd' in final position is sometimes tagged.
secretary 'g' with horned head is used almost exclusively, but see version 3.
'g' in final position is often tagged with vertical stroke.
as with 'a' there is a single example of double compartment 'g' on the folio examined.
'h' may or may not have an angled foot at the base of the stem.
there is no significant extension of the stroke from the limb to form a tail.
a more angled head-stroke for the upper case graph.
long 'r' is used almost all the time in every position.
'r' in final position with flourish, perhaps denoting a missing final 'e'.
'z'-shaped 'r' seems to be used only after 'o'.
an occasional use of modern 'r'.
long 's' is used in initial and medial positions.
kidney-shaped 's' is used in final position.
when 'ss' is used, both graphs are more or less the same height and length.
'w' appears in two forms. Here both limbs are straight with a starting lip at the head of each stroke.
in this example, the limbs are curved with closed loops at the head.
'y' is undotted. The length and curvature of the tail does vary.
|Thorn and Yogh|
thorn is used frequently for all occasions to replace 'th'.
the stem of thorn is set at a slant.
yogh is used as equivalent of both 'y' and 'gh'.