Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Shelfmark:
MS. Bodl. 421
Type of object:
Manuscript
Material:
paper
Author (if known):
Christine de Pisan
Title text:
Épître d'Othéa.
Country or nationality of origin:
French
Date:
15th century, third quarter
Folio or page no.:
fol. 004v
Whole page or detail:
detail
Image description:
Detail. The goddess Atemperance, Othea’s sister, half figure in a cloud, presents with both hands a clock surmounted by a large bell with hammer, four bells hanging below.
Roll title:
Bells, etc. Illustrations from 37 European MSS. from 12th to 16th centuries and one Mexican MS.
Roll #:
158A
Frame #:
016

Épître d'Othéa.