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Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 22v

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 22v

Evangelist miniature of Luke; part of a programme of modernisation of an eighth-century Irish pocket Gospelbook, possibly carried out at Winchester or Canterbury, added to the volume in the tenth century. Image... More

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 22v

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 22v

Evangelist miniature of Luke; part of a programme of modernisation of an eighth-century Irish pocket Gospelbook, possibly carried out at Winchester or Canterbury, added to the volume in the tenth century. Image... More

Interlace initial from BL Add 40618, f. 50

Interlace initial from BL Add 40618, f. 50

Interlace initial facing the Evangelist miniature of John. Image taken from f. 50 of Gospel Book, imperfect (Vulgate version, Irish textual family) (index New Testament, Bible). Written in Latin.

John from BL Add 40618, f. 49v

John from BL Add 40618, f. 49v

Evangelist miniature of John; part of a programme of modernisation of an eighth-century Irish pocket Gospelbook, possibly carried out at Winchester or Canterbury, added to the volume in the tenth century. Image... More

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 21v

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 21v

Evangelist miniature of Luke, depicted as an author, standing and holding his Gospelbook. This is the only extant original Evangelist miniature in this Irish pocket Gospelbook. Image taken from f. 21v of Gospel... More

Incipit of Luke's Gospel from BL Add 40618, f. 23

Incipit of Luke's Gospel from BL Add 40618, f. 23

The script is an eighth-century Irish minuscule. The original decorated initial has been erased (traces of its interlace can still be seen) and a 'modern' initial Q painted over it as part of a programme of mod... More

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 21v

Luke from BL Add 40618, f. 21v

Evangelist miniature of Luke, depicted as an author, standing and holding his Gospelbook. This is the only extant original Evangelist miniature in this Irish pocket Gospelbook. Image taken from f. 21v of Gospel... More

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 48

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 48

Text page. Image taken from f. 48 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Luke from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 43

Luke from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 43

Detail of a miniature of an ox, the symbol of Luke, with God the Father above, at the beginning of Luke. Image taken from f. 43 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 43

Decorated initial from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 43

Detail of an initial 'Q'(uoniam) from the incipit page, at the beginning of Luke. Image taken from f. 43 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 6

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 6

Canon table with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 6 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 6

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 6

Detail of the upper half of a canon table with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 6 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4

Detail of the upper half of the folio of the first canon table, with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 4 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 29

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 29

Text page. Image taken from f. 29 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 68

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 68

Text page. Image taken from f. 68 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4

Detail of the lower half of the folio of the first canon table, with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 4 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 28v

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 28v

Text page with the explicit of Matthew and the incipit of Mark in capitals, reading 'Evangelium /sec. mattheu. / explicit/ incip. evangl. / sec. marcum / feliciter'. Image taken from f. 28v of Gospels, imperfec... More

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4v

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4v

Canon table, with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 4v of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Incipit page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 1v

Incipit page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 1v

Titulus in gold and silver on a purple background, beginning 'Haec est specio/sa quadriga luci/flua', relating to a lost miniature of the symbols of the Evangelists. Image taken from f. 1v of Gospels, imperfect... More

Incipit page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 30

Incipit page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 30

Titulus in gold and silver on a purple background, beginning 'Hic HIS baptiza/tus est ab Iohan/ne', and relating to a lost miniature of the Baptism of Christ. Image taken from f. 30 of Gospels, imperfect (the '... More

Zoomorphic initial from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 42

Zoomorphic initial from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 42

Detail of a zoomorphic initial 'Z'(acgarias), at the beginning of the list of capitula of Luke. Image taken from f. 42 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 5v

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 5v

Canon table with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 5v of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 2

Text page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 2

Text page of the beginning of the Epistle of Jerome to Damasus, with display script 'Beato Papa / Damaso Hieronymus'. Image taken from f. 2 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Incipit page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 44

Incipit page from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 44

Titulus in gold and silver on a purple background, beginning 'Hic Gabriel an/gelus Zacharie / sacerdoti in / templo d[omi]ni ap/paruit', and relating to a lost miniature of the Annunciation to Zacharias. Image ... More

Luke from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 43

Luke from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 43

Incipit page with a miniature of an ox, the symbol of Luke, with God the Father above, and an illuminated initial 'Q'(uoniam), at the beginning of Luke. Image taken from f. 43 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal ... More

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4v

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 4v

Detail of the upper half of the canon table, with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 4v of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 5

Canon table from BL Royal 1 E VI, f. 5

Canon table with a zoomorphic decoration in the 'Trewhiddle Style'. Image taken from f. 5 of Gospels, imperfect (the 'Royal Bible'). Written in Latin.

Space fillers and marginal decoration from BL Or 9879, f. 23v

Space fillers and marginal decoration from BL Or 9879, f. 23v

Text page with punctuated Oriental script, ornamental space fillers and marginal decoration. Image taken from f. 23v of Biblical fragments (the 'First Gaster Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~ (sections f... More

Front binding from BL Add 14762, Front binding

Front binding from BL Add 14762, Front binding

Dark brown ~cuir ciselé~ binding depicting in the upper register, Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, an angel defeating an evil, and a knight fighting a dragon (St George?) in the lower register. Image taken f... More

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 33

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 33

Image taken from f. 33 of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and Eve to Edward VI (the Longer English genealogical chronicle of the kings of England). Written in English.

Old Testament genealogy from BL King's 395, ff. 2v-3

Old Testament genealogy from BL King's 395, ff. 2v-3

A diagram of Old Testament genealogy, including Noah, with diagrams of the world and Noah's ark. Image taken from ff. 2v-3 of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and Eve to Edward VI (the Longer Engli... More

Lion from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Lion from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Detail of a full floral border with a lion. Image taken from f. 185v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Owl from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Owl from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Detail of a full border with an owl. Image taken from f. 185v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Full border from BL Or 2628, f. 186

Full border from BL Or 2628, f. 186

Full foliate and penwork border. Image taken from f. 186 of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Decorated panel from BL Add 15252, f. 302

Decorated panel from BL Add 15252, f. 302

Panel decorated with pen-flourishing at the end of the Book of Ezekiel. Image taken from f. 302 of Duke of Sussex Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Text page from BL Add 15252, f. 179v

Text page from BL Add 15252, f. 179v

Text page: 2 Samuel 21-22. Image taken from f. 179v of Duke of Sussex Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Text page from BL Or 2627, f. 262

Text page from BL Or 2627, f. 262

Text page, Habakkuk 1-2. Image taken from f. 262 of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Prophets. Written in Hebrew.

Fore edge from BL Or 2628, Fore edge

Fore edge from BL Or 2628, Fore edge

Image taken from Fore edge of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Song of the Sea from BL Add 15251, ff. 49v-50

Song of the Sea from BL Add 15251, ff. 49v-50

Full floral border with medallions inhabited by animals, at the Song of the Sea (Ex. 15: 1-18). Image taken from ff. 49v-50 of Bible (the 'Duke of Sussex's Italian Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Writ... More

Lower edge from BL Or 2628, Lower edge

Lower edge from BL Or 2628, Lower edge

Image taken from Lower edge of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Text page from BL Add 15252, f. 238

Text page from BL Add 15252, f. 238

Text page: Isaiah 51-52. Image taken from f. 238 of Duke of Sussex Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Colophon from BL King's 1, f. 427

Colophon from BL King's 1, f. 427

Colophon in decorated border. Image taken from f. 427 of Bible (the 'King's Bible'). Written in Hebrew.

Detail from BL Burn 21, f. 9

Detail from BL Burn 21, f. 9

Image taken from f. 9 of The four Gospels, adapted for liturgical use (index New Testament, Bible). Written in Greek.

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 32v

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 32v

Image taken from f. 32v of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and Eve to Edward VI (the Longer English genealogical chronicle of the kings of England). Written in English.

Peacock from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Peacock from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Detail of a full border with a peacock. Image taken from f. 185v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Golden rosettes from BL Or 9880, f. 34

Golden rosettes from BL Or 9880, f. 34

Text page decorated with small golden rosettes between the lines and the text columns and a medallion in the outer margin. Image taken from f. 34 of Biblical fragments ('Second Gaster Bible') with ~masorah magn... More

Detail from BL Burn 23, f. 22

Detail from BL Burn 23, f. 22

Image taken from f. 22 of Four Gospels, adapted for liturgical use, imperfect (index New Testament, Bible). Written in Greek.

Wild duck from BL Add 15251, f. 183

Wild duck from BL Add 15251, f. 183

Detail of a panel inhabited by a wild duck at the end of Samuel. Image taken from f. 183 of Bible (the 'Duke of Sussex's Italian Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Spine from BL Or 2628, Spine

Spine from BL Or 2628, Spine

Image taken from Spine of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 2v

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 2v

Image taken from f. 2v of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and Eve to Edward VI (the Longer English genealogical chronicle of the kings of England). Written in English.

Full border from BL Or 2628, f. 1v

Full border from BL Or 2628, f. 1v

Full foliate and penwork border. Image taken from f. 1v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Micrography from BL Add 15252, ff. 94v-95

Micrography from BL Add 15252, ff. 94v-95

~Masorah~ in micrographic design at the end of Numbers and beginning of Deuteronomy. Image taken from ff. 94v-95 of Duke of Sussex Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Decorated ~parashah~ sign. from BL Or 2365, f. 109v

Decorated ~parashah~ sign. from BL Or 2365, f. 109v

Decorated ~parashah~ sign. Image taken from f. 109v of Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew.

Coat of arms from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Coat of arms from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Detail of a full border with a coat of arms. Image taken from f. 185v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Decorated panel from BL Or 2365, f. 123

Decorated panel from BL Or 2365, f. 123

Decorated panel for masoretic note at the end of Leviticus. Unfinished. Image taken from f. 123 of Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew.

Colophon in full border from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Colophon in full border from BL Or 2628, f. 185v

Colophon with full floral border inhabited by birds and a lion and with a coat of arms. Image taken from f. 185v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebr... More

Space fillers and marginal decoration from BL Or 9879, f. 14v

Space fillers and marginal decoration from BL Or 9879, f. 14v

Text page with punctuated Oriental script, ornamental space fillers and marginal decoration. Image taken from f. 14v of Biblical fragments (the 'First Gaster Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~ (sections f... More

Genealogy of the kings of England from BL King's 395, ff. 32v-33

Genealogy of the kings of England from BL King's 395, ff. 32v-33

A diagram of the genealogy of the kings of England, including Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI, Edward IV, Richard III, and Henry VII. Image taken from ff. 32v-33 of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and... More

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 3

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 3

Image taken from f. 3 of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and Eve to Edward VI (the Longer English genealogical chronicle of the kings of England). Written in English.

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 1v

Detail from BL King's 395, f. 1v

Detail of decorated initials. Image taken from f. 1v of Biblical and genealogical chronicle from Adam and Eve to Edward VI (the Longer English genealogical chronicle of the kings of England). Written in English.

Temple implements from BL Add 15250, ff. 3v-4

Temple implements from BL Add 15250, ff. 3v-4

Opening with full-page miniatures of the Temple implements. Image taken from ff. 3v-4 of Bible (the 'Duke of Sussex's Catalan Bible) with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Space fillers and marginal decoration from BL Or 9879, f. 17

Space fillers and marginal decoration from BL Or 9879, f. 17

Text page with punctuated Oriental script, ornamental space fillers and marginal decoration. Image taken from f. 17 of Biblical fragments (the 'First Gaster Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~ (sections fr... More

Micrography from BL Add 15252, f. 116v

Micrography from BL Add 15252, f. 116v

~Masorah~ in micorgraphic design at Joshua. Image taken from f. 116v of Duke of Sussex Bible with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Front binding from BL Or 2628, Front binding

Front binding from BL Or 2628, Front binding

Image taken from Front binding of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~: the Hagiographa. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic.

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 231

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 231

Detail of decorated initial 'I'(tem) at the beginning of the argumentum to 2 Timothy. Image taken from f. 231 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three... More

God from BL Harley 2803, f. 6v

God from BL Harley 2803, f. 6v

Detail of face of God, from an historiated initial at the beginning of Genesis. Image taken from f. 6v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Decorated initials from BL Harley 2799, f. 128

Decorated initials from BL Harley 2799, f. 128

Detail of decorated initials 'LI'. Image taken from f. 128 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous ... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 225

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 225

Detail of a decorated initial 'P'(aulus) with clasps at the beginning of Ephesians. Image taken from f. 225 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three c... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 223v

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 223v

Detail of a decorated initial at the beginning of the argumentum to Galatians. Image taken from f. 223v of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three colum... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 119v

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 119v

Detail of a decorated initial 'C'. Image taken from f. 119v of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous... More

Monstrous races from BL Harley 2799, f. 243

Monstrous races from BL Harley 2799, f. 243

Miniatures of various monstrous races. Image taken from f. 243 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstr... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 90

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 90

Detail of decorated initial 'M'. Image taken from f. 90 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous rac... More

Jeremiah from BL Harley 2803, f. 226v

Jeremiah from BL Harley 2803, f. 226v

Detail of an historiated initial of 'Q'(uom) depicting a bust of Jeremiah, holding a scroll. Image taken from f. 226v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 175v

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 175v

Detail of a decorated initial 'N'(emo) at the beginning of the prologue to Isaiah. Image taken from f. 175v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Diagrams from BL Harley 2799, f. 242v

Diagrams from BL Harley 2799, f. 242v

Diagrams. Image taken from f. 242v of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous races (f. 243). Written in Latin.

Plants from BL Harley 2799, f. 242

Plants from BL Harley 2799, f. 242

Diagrams, including of planets. Image taken from f. 242 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous rac... More

Miniature from BL Harley 2803, f. 1v

Miniature from BL Harley 2803, f. 1v

Detail of a miniature of Jerome writing at a desk with a small monk below, at the beginning of Jerome's letter to Ambrose. Image taken from f. 1v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis ... More

Joel from BL Harley 2803, f. 267v

Joel from BL Harley 2803, f. 267v

Detail of an historiated initial 'V'(erbum Domini) depicting Joel, holding a scroll, at the beginning of Joel. Image taken from f. 267v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Wr... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 76v

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 76v

Detail of a decorated initial 'H'(ec) at the beginning of Deuteronomy. Image taken from f. 76v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 69

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 69

Decorated initial 'D'(iligiteius). Image taken from f. 69 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous r... More

Inhabited initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 205v

Inhabited initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 205v

Inhabited initial 'N'(on) with two dragons. Image taken from f. 205v of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the ... More

Calendar from BL Harley 2799, f. 1

Calendar from BL Harley 2799, f. 1

Page with calendrical information, including a trimmed inscription at the top. Image taken from f. 1 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns,... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 206

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 206

Detail of a decorated initial 'I'(acobus). Image taken from f. 206 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the mo... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 269

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 269

Detail of a decorated initial 'O' with clasps, at the beginning of Amos. Image taken from f. 269 of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Matthew from BL Harley 2799, f. 155

Matthew from BL Harley 2799, f. 155

Historiated initial 'L'(iber) with an author portrait of Matthew. Image taken from f. 155 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagra... More

John from BL Harley 2799, f. 185v

John from BL Harley 2799, f. 185v

Detail of an historiated initial 'I'(n principio) with an Evangelist portrait of John. Image taken from f. 185v of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in thr... More

Matthew from BL Harley 2799, f. 155

Matthew from BL Harley 2799, f. 155

Detail of an historiated initial 'L'(iber) with an author portrait of Matthew. Image taken from f. 155 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three column... More

Inhabited initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 28

Inhabited initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 28

Detail of a decorated initial 'H'(aec), with clasps, interlace, and animal heads, at the beginning of Exodus. Image taken from f. 28 of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Writt... More

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 162

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 162

Detail of a decorated initial 'F'(actum est autem) at the beginning of 2 Kings, Chapter 2 (4 Kings, Chapter 2). Image taken from f. 162 of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Wr... More

Numbers from BL Harley 2803, f. 58v

Numbers from BL Harley 2803, f. 58v

Detail of decorated initial 'L'(ocutusque) at the beginning of Numbers. Image taken from f. 58v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Inhabited initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 133v

Inhabited initial from BL Harley 2803, f. 133v

Inhabited initial 'F'(actum) at the beginning of 2 Samuel (2 Kings). Image taken from f. 133v of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Isaiah from BL Harley 2803, f. 176

Isaiah from BL Harley 2803, f. 176

Detail of an historiated initial 'V'(isio) with Isaiah holding a scroll, at the beginning of Isaiah. Image taken from f. 176 of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 150v

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2799, f. 150v

Decorated initial 'B'(eato). Image taken from f. 150v of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation), including the Psalms in three versions in three columns, and diagrams, including of the monstrous races... More

Decorated initials from BL Harley 2799, f. 5

Decorated initials from BL Harley 2799, f. 5

Decorated initials 'B'(eatus) at the beginning of the Psalms in three versions, with foliate decoration, clasps, and a dog or quadruped. Image taken from f. 5 of Bible ('The Arnstein Bible') (Job to Revelation)... More

Feet from BL Harley 2803, f. 282

Feet from BL Harley 2803, f. 282

Detail of feet, from an anthropomorphic initial depicting the prophet Zacharias. Image taken from f. 282 of Bible (the 'Worms Bible') (index Frankenthal Bible), Genesis to Job. Written in Latin.