Rare & Interesting Medieval Paper Bible Leaf

Item Description

C. 13th century

An interesting and finely decorated page from a Medieval bible, which is written in a Medieval and Renaissance Gothic book hand-script called as ‘letter bâtarde’. The page features two columns of 43 lines of text and is highlighted with opulent liquid gold, red and blue pigments.

Excellent condition and a rare example of a leaf produced in Britain.

Provenance; North London gentlemen Collection

Size: 137mm x 194mm



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