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Devotional image: MS 202

An image of Leaf (manuscript)

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Current Location: In storage


Devotional image




DECORATION: Medallion with Virgin and Child clothed in Sun, standing on Crescent Moon, Evangelists’ symbols in spandrels, inscription within medallion frame: Mulier amicta sole et luna sub pedibus eius et in capite eius corona stellarum duodecim (Apc. 12:1): stella maris, ora pro omnibus nobis.


History note: In the Museum by 1895.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1891)


Fifteenth century, last quarter
Circa 1475 CE - Circa 1499 CE


  • Cambridge Illuminated

Components of the work

Support composed of parchment

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: MS 202
Primary reference Number: 169744
Project ID: 91
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 3 September 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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