Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Shelfmark:
MS. Rawl. liturg. f. 13
Type of object:
Manuscript
Material:
parchment
Page size:
approx. 170 x 115 mm
Title text:
Book of Hours. Use of Bayeux.
Country or nationality of origin:
French
Place of origin:
Normandy
Date:
15th century, third quarter
Folio or page no.:
fol. 036v
Whole page or detail:
whole page
Image description:
Text: Terce (Hours of the Virgin). Miniature. Annunciation to the Shepherds. Angel appears to shepherds. Shepherds look up, one of them has bagpipes. Shepherdess spinning, holding distaff. Loaf of bread, pitcher, knife and cup in foreground. Sheep, dog, city and house on wheels in the background. Decorated initial 'D(eus)' with ivy. Decorated border with ivy, strawberries, flowers and acanthus. Smaller champ initials.

Book of Hours. Use of Bayeux.