Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Handwritten manuscripts that have been decorated with gold or silver, brilliant colors, designs, or miniature pictures.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box 1, Folder: 9, Object: 1
Identifier: Item 9
Scope and Contents A manuscript leaf from "Flemish Book of Hours", ca. 1250-1300. This leaflet shows the customary wide margins and careful workmanship. The manuscript from which this leaf was taken, shows the influence of the Flemish or northern French in the few initial letters where a clay base was encrusted over with gold paint. This leaf only shows the faint illumination of the soft gold. The rulings used to write in a straight line are also evident on the leaf.
Dates: ca. 1250-1300
File — Box 9, Case: 6, Object: 6
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains photographs, picture postcards, slides and negatives from M. Basil Pennington's worldwide travels to summits, conferences and symposiums. Also included are snapshots from his visits to abbeys and monasteries around the world and the buildings and people seen there.
Dates: 1951-2003; Majority of material found within 1964-2000; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1995