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Initial S with David Bathing in the Sea and God Blessing; Lion in Margins
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Initial S with David Bathing in the Sea and God Blessing; Lion in Margins


Provenance Credit
Provenance [Made for Franciscan use in Cologne, late thirteenth century, Ripuarisch dialect points to Cologne region]; Augustinian nuns of St. Cecilia, Cologne, late 15th or 16th century [who added folios 1-23 and 261; Susanna Koull, 17th century [her name on front pastedown, Koull-Binsfelt family obituaries in calendar]; L.S. Olschki; Henry Walters, by purchase [L.S. Olschiki, no. 24].
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
late 13th century
Medium
parchment with ink, paint and gold
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.111.132R
Measurements
Folio H: 5 1/16 × W: 3 13/16 in. (12.9 × 9.7 cm)
Geographies
  • Germany (Place of Origin)
  • Flanders (Place of Binding)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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