Item No: mca1850200
Additional Title: PsalterScript: Gothic bookhand
NickName: Lewis Psalter
Folio Number: ff. 20v-21r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Opening with the Ascension, the Pentecost, and the Death, Assumption, and Coronation of the Virgin
Notes: The miniatures in this opening are part of a cycle of twenty-four full-page miniatures depicting forty-eight scenes from the life of Christ. The cycle forms a pictorial preface to the text of the Psalms.
Notes: This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1225-1240.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1466054
Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1250
Image Dimensions Width: 230 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 185