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Illuminated initial

Illuminated initial 'M'(isere mei) at the beginning of Psalm in the Penitential Psalms, with a partial border of vines, branches, flowers and birds. Origin:Germany, S.

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The Digital Scriptorium is a growing image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts that unites scattered resources from many institutions into an international tool for teaching and scholarly research. It bridges the gap between a diverse user community and the limited resources of libraries by means of sample imaging and extensive rather than intensive cataloguing.

The Digital Scriptorium is a growing image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts that unites scattered resources from many institutions into an international tool for teaching and scholarly research.

Book of Hours | Italy, Milan, ca. 1450-1475 | The Morgan Library & Museum

Book of Hours, MS fol. - Pen flourished initial C with foliate extenders inhabited by squirrel holding green branch to mouth with front feet.

Gospel book, MS M.808 fol. 17r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance…

This figured initial is from the Gospel book, MS fol. Is the initial S composed of winged dragon, foliage emerging from mouth, terminating with head of man. Only for personal, educational and non-commerce use.

Quartz with a phantom shaped cluster of Jamesonite

A polished point of colorless Quartz with good transparency and a phantom shaped cluster of Jamesonite crystals inside.

Book of Hours, M.62 fol. 160r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

- Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a calendar page for January from the Hours of Yolande of Flanders, a manuscript in the collection of the British Library.

FCBTC / Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a calendar page for January from the Hours of Yolande of Flanders, a manuscript in the collection of the British Library.

Vlaardingen Shoe

The Vlaardingen Viking shoe is a turn shoe. Constructed and sewn by hand. Linen thread is used for the edge to edge seem to connect the ends of the single piece upper shoe together and uses the edge /