Cutting from a 15th-century Bible : in Latin

Title

Cutting from a 15th-century Bible : in Latin

Subject

Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Bibles

Description

11-line initial [A] in blue with white filigree on gold, historiated with Aaron (at left, in Bishop's robes holding a censer) and Moses, plagues of frogs and locusts on the ground, both figures gazing at the face of God in the heavenly aperture above.

Creator

Catholic Church

Source

Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department

Publisher

https://ark.digitalcommonwealth.org/ark:/50959/s4655v878

Date

[ca. 1475–1499]

Format

1 leaf : parchment, ill. ; 64 x 64 mm.

Files

06_01_016113.jpg

Citation

Catholic Church, “Cutting from a 15th-century Bible : in Latin,” SAILS Digital History Collections, accessed March 2, 2021, https://sailsinc.omeka.net/items/show/3678.

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