Cutting from a 14th-century antiphonal : in Latin

Title

Cutting from a 14th-century antiphonal : in Latin

Subject

Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Antiphonaries (Service books)

Description

On the recto, a two-staff-high initial [T] of scrolling acanthus in pink, red and blue, gold leaf and a blue background, St. Mark, dressed as a Bishop, being dragged through the streets by two men holding a cord tied to his feet, as another man points at him. Partial border extant of scrolling acanthus in blue, pink, green and tan with red flowers and gold discs.

Creator

Catholic Church

Source

Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department

Publisher

https://ark.digitalcommonwealth.org/ark:/50959/s4655v42x

Date

[ca. 1375–1399]

Rights

No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.

Format

1 leaf : parchment, ill. ; 275 x 295 mm.

Language

Latin

Files

06_01_016083.jpg

Citation

Catholic Church , “Cutting from a 14th-century antiphonal : in Latin,” SAILS Digital History Collections, accessed March 3, 2021, https://sailsinc.omeka.net/items/show/3683.

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