The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
Gold text from BL Royal 20 A IV, f. 3v

Gold text from BL Royal 20 A IV, f. 3v

 
 
description

Summary

Block of text in gold on a red ground, with a full strew border, including flowers, vines, a dragonfly, an owl, and a grasshopper. Image taken from f. 3v of Description of the Holy Land, entitled, 'Tresample description de toute la Terre Saincte, et choses memorables faictes en plusieurs lieux et villes d'icelle extraicte de la Bible et livres Sainct Hierosme', beginning, 'Arbee est une petite ville', and preceded by a dedicatory letter and poem addressed to Henry VIII. Written in French.

date_range

Date

1200 - 1500
create

Source

British Library
copyright

Copyright info

Public Domain