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Bible

Date:
ca.1250
Geography:
Made in Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Tempera and gold on parchment; leather binding
Dimensions:
Overall (closed): 5 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (14.6 x 8.9 x 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.418
Not on view
Inscription: "From Cardinal Fesch's collection."

"Ex Bibliotheca Nigconensi Ordinis Minimorum."

Book flyend: "Met Harrison says Oct. 1944: French. 13th cent., owned by Franciscan monastery of Pausy [Passy?], near Paris."
Unknown Source
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