M3914 Leaf from a Book of Hours, France, c. 1460. Latin text written a lettre batarde script, in brown ink with ruling and rubrics in red. One-quarter border of gold leaves with fruit and flowers in tempera on ivy vines. Two-line initials in liquid gold on a ground of blue or rust infilled with gold flowers. One-quarter panel border of leaves, flowers, and fronds in various colors of tempera with liquid gold. Two-line initial "B" opens Luke 1:68-79 (Song of Zachariah). Size: 6 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. Mat size: 8 x 10 in.