Item Info

Item No: mcai66031a
Additional Title: Bible
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: front 66:3A
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Initial V with the martyrdom of Jeremiah
Notes: This leaf is from a set of 20 leaves that were cut from a single manuscript that once comprised a complete Bible. The initial V on the page shown here begins the Book of Jeremiah, "Verba ieremie filii helchie sacerdotis de sacerdotibus qui fuerunt in anathot in terra beniamyn ..." (The words of Jeremias, son of Helcias, priest of the priests that were in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin).
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1659969
Country: Country:England

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1399
Image Dimensions Width: 453 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E M 66:2-3H