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Item No: mcai420163
Additional Title: Gradual
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: 42:16a front
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Initial N with a double headed eagle
Notes: This initial begins the Introit for the Commemoration of St. Peter, "Nunc scio vere ..." (Now I know for certain). Although slightly later, the style of illumination recalls that of William de Brailes, one of only two known artist working in England in the thirteenth century. De Brailes was responsible for the illumination on another manuscript in the Free Library's collection (Lewis E 29).
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1667520
Country: Country:England

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1260
Image Dimensions Width: 326 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E M 42:16-16A
Creator Name: William of Brailes, follower of - Artist

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