Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Shelfmark:
MS. Lyell 67
Type of object:
Manuscript
Material:
paper
Page size:
approx. 290 x 210 mm
Title text:
Speculum humanae salvationis.
Country or nationality of origin:
Bohemian
Place of origin:
Prague
Date:
14th century, late
Folio or page no.:
fol. 058r
Whole page or detail:
detail
Image description:
Detail. Upper half of page. Pen drawing. The Virgin overcomes the Devil. Cross with three nails. The Virgin, holding the instruments of the Passion (scourges, column of the flagellation, spear), stands on a long-eared demon, and pierces his eye. A purse (?) hangs from the Virgin's arm.

Speculum humanae salvationis.