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Miniature from a Choir book: MS 201

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Titles

Miniature from a Choir book

Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, 170 x 80 mm, pasted on cardboard

DECORATION: Framed miniature of St Peter with key and book standing beside a tower and probably forming the initial I.

Notes

History note: At the Museum by 1895

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1891)

Dating

Mid 15th century
Production date: circa AD 1450

Materials used in production

Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of parchment

Techniques used in production

Illumination

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: MS 201
Primary reference Number: 180472
Project ID: 90
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Audit data

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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