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Text pages from BL Harley 2965, ff. 26v-27

Text pages from BL Harley 2965, ff. 26v-27

Text pages with rubrics and initials with colour wash. Image taken from ff. 26v-27 of Extracts from the Gospels and prayers ('The Book of Nunnaminster'). Written in Latin, with English.

Text pages from BL Harley 2965, ff. 40v-41

Text pages from BL Harley 2965, ff. 40v-41

Text pages containing incantations of Irish origin with an added inscription in Old English (f. 40v); formulae of confession and absolution (f. 41). Image taken from ff. 40v-41 of Extracts from the Gospels and ... more

Illuminated pages

Illuminated pages

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Illuminated pages

Illuminated pages

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Text pages from BL Harley 3518, ff. 79v-80

Text pages from BL Harley 3518, ff. 79v-80

Text pages with marginal commentary and illuminated initial 'S'(ic), at the beginning of Book VI: 'Sic factur lacrimans, classique immittit habenas'. Image taken from ff. 79v-80 of Aeneis (index Aeneid) , with ... more

[Pages from the Gutenberg Bible, 1455: the 1st pages of the Gospels and the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount: John 1:1]

[Pages from the Gutenberg Bible, 1455: the 1st pages of the Gospels an...

Printed vellum page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4444-B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Printing...; Bible, NT; RBD; Shelf.

[Pages from the Gutenberg Bible, 1455: the 1st pages of the Gospels and the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount: Luke 1:1]

[Pages from the Gutenberg Bible, 1455: the 1st pages of the Gospels an...

Printed vellum page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4444-B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Printing...; Bible, NT; RBD; Shelf.

Carpet pages from BL Or 2348, ff. 38v-39

Carpet pages from BL Or 2348, ff. 38v-39

Carpet pages with verses from the Psalms in micrographic design. Image taken from ff. 38v-39 of Grammatical introduction (~Makhberet ha-Tigan~) (ff. 1-37), Pentateuch with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~ (ff. 38v-e... more

Carpet pages with colophon from BL Or 2348, ff. 154v-155

Carpet pages with colophon from BL Or 2348, ff. 154v-155

Carpet pages with colophon. Image taken from ff. 154v-155 of Grammatical introduction (~Makhberet ha-Tigan~) (ff. 1-37), Pentateuch with ~masorah magna~ and ~parva~ (ff. 38v-end). Written in Hebrew.

Carpet pages from BL Or 2211, ff. 1v-2

Carpet pages from BL Or 2211, ff. 1v-2

Preliminary pages with the patron's name. Image taken from ff. 1v-2 of The Latter Prophets with Targum Onkelos and the Arabic translation of Isaiah by Saadia ben Joseph. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic, Judeo-Arabic.

Text pages. from BL Harley 3594, ff. 124v-125

Text pages. from BL Harley 3594, ff. 124v-125

Text pages, including the beginning of Arnaldus de Villanova, 'Commentum super quasdam parabolas' or 'Aphorismi extravagantes', with marginal 16th-century notes by Samuel Knott in black ink and red crayon (f. 1... more

Text pages from BL Royal 2 A XVI, ff. 45v-46

Text pages from BL Royal 2 A XVI, ff. 45v-46

Page with a text of Psalm 36:31-37:6 with illuminated initials and line-fillers, and with notes in Henry VIII's hand. Image taken from ff. 45v-46 of Psalter ('The Psalter of Henry VIII'). Written in Latin.

Pages of Calligraphy from a Sharafnama (Book of Honour) of Nizami

Pages of Calligraphy from a Sharafnama (Book of Honour) of Nizami

Nizami (Ilyas Abu Muhammad Nizam al-Din of Ganja) (probably 1141–1217) Attributed to India, Deccan, Golconda