Illuminated Border with Snail, Insect, Bird, Grotesques and Flowers from a Manuscript

A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with latin inscriptions in gothic in red ink, on vellum.
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  • A work made of manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with latin inscriptions in gothic in red ink, on vellum.

Date:

15th or early 16th century

Artist:

French

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Title

Illuminated Border with Snail, Insect, Bird, Grotesques and Flowers from a Manuscript

Origin

France

Date

1401–1530

Medium

Manuscript cutting in tempera and gold leaf, with Latin inscriptions in gothic in red ink, on vellum

Dimensions

139 × 318 mm

Credit Line

Field Museum of Natural History Exchange

Reference Number

1919.984

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