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IMAGE number
MGN169944
Title
Historiated initial 'P' depicting two tradesmen, from the beginning of the section on trade, 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
/ tradesman / legal text book / medieval / letter / illumination / owned by skard family / illuminated
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