Collection ID: 0023 | Metadata type: TEI
Lewis E M 17:2A Antiphonary
- Council on Library and Information Resources
Call numberLewis E M 17:2A
(Philadelphia, United States, Free Library of Philadelphia, John Frederick Lewis Collection of European Manuscripts)
PublisherFree Library of Philadelphia
- Initial H with the Birth of the Virgin
- This initial begins the first response for the first nocturn of Matins of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary, 'Hodie nata est beata Virgo Maria...' (Today is born the blessed Virgin Mary). It presents a domestic rendering of the Virgin's birth in which St. Anne, the mother of the Virgin, is assisted by a midwife.
- This image shows the reverse of cutting with an historiated initial from an antiphonary.
Extent131 x 120 mm
- 15th century
- Historiated initial
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