Not currently on display at the V&A

Manuscript Cutting

late 12th century (made)



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Brief Description
Leaf from choir-book with initial S in red pen-work on green and blue ground depicting a dragon. Netherland. late 12th century. A duplicate number MS.16 was assigned to this object in error and was subsequently cancelled.
Object history
Purchased from J. and S. Goldschmidt as part of three portfolios (now Museum nos 234-296) designated as a 'Illuminations: a collection of 338 specimens, pages and cuttings' for the total sum of £100.0.0, received on 15 October 1872; passed on for Register in April 1874 (see Register of Drawings).
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Accession Number
244:3

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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