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Manuscript cutting

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1500 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold, colour pigments and ink on parchment

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 70

Physical description

Illuminated manuscript border of foliated scrolls on checkered background of blue, gold and red.

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, made)


ca. 1500 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Gold, colour pigments and ink on parchment


Width: 38.1 mm, Length: 307.975 mm

Descriptive line

Illuminated manuscript border from a choir book, Germany, ca. 1500s

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1923


Gold; Pigments; Ink; Parchment




Manuscript cutting; Religion; Christianity; Manuscripts


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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