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  • M2851 Floral Border, Gold Leaf and Tempera on Vellum, France, Rouen, ca. 1460

This is a genuine leaf from a Book of Hours, a Prayer book intended for lay use in private or family devotions. It was written by hand in the 15th century. Latin text written in a letter batarde script in brown ink.  One-quarter panel border of ivy vines with fronds and leaves in gold and temperas.  Numerous initials in gold and on a ground of blue or rust with gold tracery.  Size: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches.
  • M2851 Floral Border, Gold Leaf and Tempera on Vellum, France, Rouen, ca. 1460

This is a genuine leaf from a Book of Hours, a Prayer book intended for lay use in private or family devotions. It was written by hand in the 15th century. Latin text written in a letter batarde script in brown ink.  One-quarter panel border of ivy vines with fronds and leaves in gold and temperas.  Numerous initials in gold and on a ground of blue or rust with gold tracery.  Size: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches.

M2851 Floral Border, Gold Leaf and Tempera on Vellum, France, Rouen, ca. 1460

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M2851 Floral Border, Gold Leaf and Tempera on Vellum, France, Rouen, ca. 1460

This is a genuine leaf from a Book of Hours, a Prayer book intended for lay use in private or family devotions. It was written by hand in the 15th century. Latin text written in a letter batarde script in brown ink.  One-quarter panel border of ivy vines with fronds and leaves in gold and temperas.  Numerous initials in gold and on a ground of blue or rust with gold tracery.  Size: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches.  

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