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Initial from BL Arundel 155, f. 12v

Initial from BL Arundel 155, f. 12v

Coloured initial 'Q'(uare) at the beginning of Psalm 2. Image taken from f. 12v of Psalter and prayers ('The Eadui Psalter', 'The Arundel Psalter'). Written in Latin.

Initial P with the Martyrdom of Saint Peter Martyr

Initial P with the Martyrdom of Saint Peter Martyr

Saint Peter Martyr, a hero of the Dominican order who was murdered by heretics in 1253, was named a saint within two weeks! When the Dominicans established their liturgy three years later, the feast of Saint Pe... more

Initial words from BL Add 14763, f. 134

Initial words from BL Add 14763, f. 134

Initial words decorated with blue and red flourishing. Image taken from f. 134 of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. the Guide of the Perplexed by Maimonides in Samuel ibn Tibbon's Hebrew transla... more

Initial and headpiece from BL Harley 5535, f. 1

Initial and headpiece from BL Harley 5535, f. 1

Headpiece in colours and gold, with a large initial 'M' in colours and gold. Image taken from f. 1 of Psalms and Odes, imperfect at the end. Written in Greek.

Bifolium with Initial L, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with a female saint (possibly Dorothy) in an Initial G, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with a female saint (possibly Dorothy) in an Initial G...

Attributed to the Illustratore (active 1330–1374) Made in Bologna, Italy

Manuscript Leaf with the Assumption of the Virgin in an Initial V, from an  Antiphonary

Manuscript Leaf with the Assumption of the Virgin in an Initial V, fro...

The Assumption of the Virgin, celebrated on August 15, is an especially important holiday in Siena. Niccolò di ser Sozzo, one of the city's renowned illuminators of the fourteenth century, painted it numerous t... more

Manuscript Leaf with Initial O, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial H, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial P, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday in an Initial D, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday in an Initial...

Bartolomeo di Domenico di Guido (Italian, 1430–1521) Made in Florence?, Italy

Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial R, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial C, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial T, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Initial T, from a Gradual

Made in probably Mainz, Germany

Manuscript Leaf with Initial O, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial V, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial H, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial S, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial T, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial S, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial O, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial O, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial S, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Initial S, from a Gradual

Made in probably Mainz, Germany

Manuscript Leaf with Initial L, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial L, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial P, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Saint Benedict Resuscitating a Boy in an Initial D, from an Antiphonary

Manuscript Leaf with Saint Benedict Resuscitating a Boy in an Initial ...

Master of the Riccardiana Lactantius Made in Florence, italy

Manuscript Leaf with Initial V, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Initial V, from a Gradual

Made in probably Mainz, Germany

Manuscript Leaf with Initial H, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial C, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial L, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial V, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial R, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial B, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial M, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial H, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial E, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial C, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Initial C, from a Gradual

Made in probably Mainz, Germany

Manuscript Leaf with the Feast of Saint Andrew in an Initial M, from an Antiphonary

Manuscript Leaf with the Feast of Saint Andrew in an Initial M, from a...

Master of the Riccardiana Lactantius Made in Florence, Italy

Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from a Gradual

Made in probably Mainz, Germany

Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial G, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial F, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial S, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial H, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial H, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial A, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial O, from an Antiphonary
Manuscript Leaf with Initial T, from an Antiphonary