|Current Manuscript:||Cambridge, Sidney Sussex College MS 63|
|Sampled Folios:||7v, 8r, 151v|
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double compartment 'a' is used throughout, generally with flat head.
occasionally there is a slight turn on the head-stroke.
'd' is always looped with angular lower lobe.
the length of the loop varies and sometimes extends well back over preceding graphs.
'd' in final position with added tag.
'g' is always double compartment. The lower compartment is often triangular in aspect. The upper compartment is rounded.
a lower compartment left open.
here the lower compartment is very pointed at the left side.
'h' is consistently formed. The head-stroke is usually closed.
an open gead-stroke in the final 'h'.
an open head-stroke on this 'h' on the top line.
long 'r' is used in all positions but the scribe also uses modern 'r' quite frequently.
modern 'r' is used in initial and medial positions as well as long 'r'.
'z'-shaped 'r' follows 'o' and round-bodied graphs.
'r' in final position with flourish.
sigma 's' is used in both initial and final positions.
long 's' is also used in initial position as well as medially.
the middle limb of 'w' usually stands above the left limb.
the head strokes may be open or closed as here.
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|Thorn and Yogh|
thorn is used frequently.
yogh is used only as equivalent to 'y' on the folios examined.
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