Missal, use of RomeMedieval Manuscripts
Item No: mca1570211
Additional Title: Missal, use of RomeScript: Liturgical bookhand
Folio Number: f. 21r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Initial E with the Adoration of the Magi
Notes: This initial begins the Introit for Mass on Epiphany, "Ecce advenit dominator Dominus..." (See he comes, our Lord and Ruler). The style of illumination and the illusionistic border decoration with a golden background is typical of Flemish illumination at this time.
Notes: This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1530-1550.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1457694
Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1550
Image Dimensions Width: 372 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 157