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:
whole page
Image description:
The goddess Temperance, Othea's sister, half-figure in a cloud, grasps a clock with hanging bells in both hands: large bell above.
Roll title:
Clocks. A selection from manuscripts of the 14th-early 16th centuries.
Roll #:
186A
Frame #:
004

Épître d'Othéa.