Book of Hours, use of Rome

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Book of Hours, use of Rome

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Item No: mca1140011
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 1r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Annunciation
Notes: This miniature begins Matins of the Hours of the Virgin. The Annunciation represents the moment when the Virgin conceived the Christ Child through the words spoken by the angel. This scene commonly appears at the beginning of this hour in books of hours.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1612748
Country: Country:Italy

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1460
Image Dimensions Width: 122 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 114
Creator Name: Master of the Vitae Imperatorum, follower of - Artist

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