single compartment 'a' used mostly though there is an occasional double compartment graph.
a diagonal down-stroke which begins above the lobe and ends beneath it.
occasionally th scribe appears to use a double compartment upper case 'A' instead of a lower case letter. The word is in the middle of a line and the scribe's upper case graph used at the beginnings of lines is different
the scribe's typical upper case 'A', rather similar to the one frequently used by Hoccleve. used
e scribe's 'd' is looped witn scoop-shaped lower lobe with flat top.
'd' in final position with loop stroke continued down below the level of the tail of 'y' and curled to finish.
final 'd' has a long loop stretching diagonally backwards over the other two graphs.
'g' is tailed with rounded compartment and a tail-stroke which descends thickly and turns sharply clockwise but which does not quite close to join on to the descender.
'g' in final position with flattened tail as it turns clockwise. The horizontal stroke from the top of the head ends with a short decsending tag.
tailed 'g' looping round to complete the final 'e'.
the graph is balanced with a head-stroke which descends at a steep angle and ends beyond the body of the graph, and a tail-stroke with a long descent from the shoulder, an acute turn clockwise thence ascending as far as the bottom of the stem.
'h' in final position and crossed to follow 'c'.
sometimes the tail is taken almost back up to the top of the graph.
upper case 'H' at the beginning of a line. The split stem and the foot at the lower end of the stem differentiate this graph from the lower case version.
there are no lower case initial 'r's on this folio. The scribe uses the upper case version each time 'r' is in initial position.
'r' in final position with downward turn from the shoulder.
'z'-shaped 'r' is used after 'o'. There is an extra, separate stroke to finish.
'R' at the beginning of a line. The scribe sometimes uses this upper case graph in initial position in words in the text.
sigma 's' which is just a smaller version of the upper case letter.
the final sigma 's'.
long 's' is used in medial positions only on this folio.
upper case 'S' at the beginning of a line.
although of strange and rather straggly formation, 'w' does not vary very much.
the first word of the folio. The 'N' is missing and the second letter is upper case.
a rounder form of the same graph.
upper case 'W' at the beginning of a line.
'y' with curled lip to lead in to the left arm. The tail descends at an angle and turns counter-clockwise to run horizontal.
'y' in final position with tail curling up counter-clockwise and ending above the body of the graph.
'y' in the final position in a line. Note the extra 'squiggle' which the scribe adds at the end of every line on this folio.
'y' in the middle of a word followed by 'h' in final posiyion which again is crossed.
|Upper Case Letters
|'l' and 'b'