Week 6, Dec 27–Jan 1: Hens and chicks-centaurs
6 of 8 objects

Hebrew Bible: Centaurs, Mermen and Other Creatures (fols. 442v-443)

Artist: Illuminated by Joseph the Frenchman
Date: 1299–1300
Geography: Made in Spain
Medium: Tempera, gold, and ink on parchment
Dimensions: Overall: 11 7/16 x 8 7/8 x 3 15/16 in., 9.464lb. (29 x 22.5 x 10 cm, 4.293kg)
Classification: Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line: Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, Lisbon (BNP, IL.72)

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