Collection ID: 0023 | Metadata type: TEI
Lewis E M 16:4 Undetermined
- Council on Library and Information Resources
Call numberLewis E M 16:4
(Philadelphia, United States, Free Library of Philadelphia, John Frederick Lewis Collection of European Manuscripts)
PublisherFree Library of Philadelphia
- Initial V
- The manuscript source of this initial remains a mystery. Its style is typical of a fanciful Romanesque initial, in which abstract decorative motifs change into zoological motifs. Here, a bird, snakes, and a lion biting the tendrils of interlace foliage bring the initial to life.
Extent71 x 85 mm
- 12th century
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