Book of Hours, use of Rome

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Book of Hours, use of Rome

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Item No: mca1120861
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Script: Hybrida
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 86r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: St. Bridget before the Cross
Notes: The Swedish Saint Bridget (1315-1373) founded the Order of Brigettines after her husband's death in 1344. Bridget was best known for her visions, which she described to a priest, who wrote them down for her. In this miniature, which decorates a prayer attributed to her, she is portrayed having a vision of the crucifixion.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1597389
Country: Country:France

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1525
Image Dimensions Width: 180 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 112

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