Book of Hours, use of Rome

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Book of Hours, use of Rome

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Item No: mca1101262
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 126v
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Crucifixion
Notes: This miniature begins the Hours of the Cross, which was included in most books of hours and follows the progression of Christ's Passion from the Betrayal to the Entombment. The Crucifixion is commonly found at the beginning of this Office. Here, the dead Christ is flanked by his mother and St. John the Evangelist.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1597387
Country: Country:France
Cardinal Point:northern

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1415
Image Dimensions Width: 130 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 110

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