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Border medallion with New Testament scenes: MS 355.8h

Object information

Titles

Border medallion with New Testament scenes

Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, pasted on cardboard, diameter 28 mm (trimmed on the right)

DECORATION: Border medallion on gold grounds: Virgin Mary (probably forming an upper- or lower-border Annunciation with MS 355.8f)

Place(s) associated

  • Bologna ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Henderson, James Stewart

Dating

Fourteenth century, second quarter
Circa 1325 CE - Circa 1350 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

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 355.8h
Primary reference Number: 180480
Project ID: 3512
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 3 September 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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