Details
IMAGE number
MGN169943
Title
Historiated initial 'H', from 'Skarosbok' ('The Book of Skard') c.1350 (vellum)
Artist
Icelandic School, (14th century) / Icelandic
Location
Arni Magnusson Institute, Reykjavik, Iceland
Medium
vellum
Dimensions
37x27 cms
Description
copy of the law collection 'Jonsbok'; written in Augustine monastery at Helgafell; unusually large script for an Icelandic manuscript;
Photo credit
© Arni Magnusson Institute / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ legal text book / medieval / letter / illumination / owned by skard family / illuminated
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