Curtain of the Tabernacle, one of six illustrated leaves from the Postilla Litteralis (Literal Commentary) of Nicholas of Lyra

Date: ca. 1360–1380
Culture: French
Medium: Opaque watercolor, iron-gall ink and gold on vellum
Dimensions: Overall: 16 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (41.9 x 24.8 cm)
Classification: Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 2011
Accession Number: 2011.20.1

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