French Leaf from a Gradual ca. 1550

This script features ligatures (seen as two letters tied together at the top) and fusions (letters joined using the same stroke). Fusions began in Proto Gothic script and continued into the Humanist script.  

Gradual. France. ca. 1550. Leaf Measurement 185 x 135 mm. Text Measurement 115 x 82 mm. Text, Mark 11:24, Psalm 138. Script: Humanist.