M5758 A genuine leaf from a Bible, in Latin, on vellum. Paris, c. 1250. St. Jerome translation with text including the Birth of Christ from Luke 1:57-3:10. Written in a beautiful minute gothic hand in brown ink with versal initials touched in red. Chapter initials in red or blue with contrasting penwork. Size: 5 3/4 x 3 7/8 inches. Mat size: 8 x 10 inches.