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  • Date:

    ca. 1510 (made)

  • Credit Line:

    Christina Franck

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 81, box J


ca. 1510 (made)

Historical context note

Data taken from notes compiled by Rowan Watson. The full text of the entry is as follows:

'Cat. 101 BIBLE; NL (South). c. 1510. (9001 A, B, K, K.1, 9018)

9001 A (MS 352)
Cut-out initial P (acanthus letter-shape in brushed gold, with daisy, on monochrome red background)

Text: (10 lines of theological text in a small cursive hand with res and blue paraph marks) Hebreum est quod ut/...; quod lex nichil confert/...

Netherlands. c. 1510
60 x 60 mm.
Same MS 9001 N/1

Bought from Weale, 1883 1s. 6d
Pub: 1908 cat, 37 ("Cuttings, 5, from a Bible...MSS 352-356") ; 1923 cat, 30'

Descriptive line

Cut-out initial P from a Bible; Netherlands; ca 1510


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