Illuminated manuscript Bible and Book of Hours leaves

Illuminated manuscript Bible and Book of Hours leaves

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hargrett Library.
Title: Illuminated manuscript Bible and Book of Hours leaves
Dates: circa 1100s, 1200s, 1400s
Quantity: 1.0 folder (6 items)
Coll. Number: ms2934

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of illuminated manuscript leaves on vellum from the 13th and late 15th centuries. There are two Book of Hours leaves from France, late 15th century; one Book of Hours leaf from France, circa 1460; one Book of Hours leaf from Italy, 2nd half of 15th century; Bible leaf, Paris, mid-13th century; and Bible leaf, France, 13th century. The mid-13th century Bible leaf contains Tobias chapters V-VIII. There is also a late 12th century manuscript leaf with neumes from a Missal.


Index Terms

Bible--Illustrations.
Bible.
Books of hours--Illustrations.
Books of hours.
Illuminated manuscripts.
Illumination of books and manuscripts--France--Paris.
Illumination of books and manuscripts--France.
Illumination of books and manuscripts--Italy.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Illuminated manuscript Bible and Book of Hours leaves, ms 2934. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Illuminated manuscript leaves
 
Manuscript leaf with neumes, circa 1150-1200