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Ivory Panel with Saint Peter

Ivory Panel with Saint Peter

Saint Peter appears with his symbol, the keys to heaven.

Fragmentary Bowl Base with Saint Lawrence

Fragmentary Bowl Base with Saint Lawrence

Saint Lawrence, a deacon who was martyred in Rome in 258, became of one the most revered martyrs of the Roman church.

Fragment van een tunica met twee clavi

Fragment van een tunica met twee clavi

Naturelkleurig linnen fragment van een tunica met twee opgenaaide clavi. De clavi zijn in vakken verdeeld. Op de linker clavus zien we op een rode grond een heilige met een nimbus met een gewaad in lichtblauw, ... more

Cuthbert at a synod from BL YT 26, f. 53v

Cuthbert at a synod from BL YT 26, f. 53v

Miniature of Cuthbert accepting the bishopric at a synod of fellow monks, from Chapter 24 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 53v of Prose Life of Cuthbert; extracts from the Historia Eccle... more

Cuthbert praying from BL YT 26, f. 10v

Cuthbert praying from BL YT 26, f. 10v

Miniature of Cuthbert praying to God to change the winds beside the river Tyne, from Chapter 3 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 10v of Prose Life of Cuthbert; extracts from the Historia ... more

Cuthbert praying in the sea from BL YT 26, f. 24

Cuthbert praying in the sea from BL YT 26, f. 24

Miniature of Cuthbert praying in the sea, while the spy watches him above; at the lower right, Cuthbert emerges from the sea to have his feet miraculously dried by otters, from Chapter 10 of Bede's prose Life o... more

Decorated initial from BL Royal 5 B VII, f. 2

Decorated initial from BL Royal 5 B VII, f. 2

Decorated initial 'D'(ebitor) with foliate motifs and, in the lower margin, the ownership inscription of the cathedral priory of St. Andrew, Rochester. Image taken from f. 2 of Various religious works, includin... more

Cuthbert discovering a roof beam from BL YT 26, f. 45v

Cuthbert discovering a roof beam from BL YT 26, f. 45v

Miniature of Cuthbert miraculously discovering a roof beam for his church in the waves of the ocean, from Chapter 21 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 45v of Prose Life of Cuthbert; extra... more

Man falling from a tree from BL YT 26, f. 63v

Man falling from a tree from BL YT 26, f. 63v

Miniature of Cuthbert's vision of the soul of a man, who was killed by falling from a tree, being carried to heaven, from Chapter 34 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 63v of Prose Life of... more

Miraculous loaves from BL YT 26, f. 18

Miraculous loaves from BL YT 26, f. 18

Miniature of Cuthbert discovering three loaves of bread in a previously empty storehouse (a miracle from God in return for his kindness to a visiting angel), from Chapter 7 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. ... more

Cuthbert healing a monk from BL YT 26, f. 71v

Cuthbert healing a monk from BL YT 26, f. 71v

Miniature of Cuthbert helping a monk who suffers from diarrhoea to enter his boat as he departs, from Chapter 38 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 71v of Prose Life of Cuthbert; extracts ... more

Ecgfrith visiting Cuthbert from BL YT 26, f. 51

Ecgfrith visiting Cuthbert from BL YT 26, f. 51

Miniature of Ecgfrith, king of the English, along with his bishop Trumwine, visiting Cuthbert at Lindisfarne, from Chapter 24 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 51 of Prose Life of Cuthber... more

Monks signalling Cuthbert's death from BL YT 26, ff. 74v-75

Monks signalling Cuthbert's death from BL YT 26, ff. 74v-75

Miniature of monks at Cuthbert's hermitage signalling with torches to the monks of Lindisfarne that Cuthbert is dead, from Chapter 40 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert; and a text page. Image taken from ff. 7... more

Two monks praying from BL YT 26, f. 11

Two monks praying from BL YT 26, f. 11

Miniature of two monks at the monastery of Tynemouth praying for the safety of those blown away in a gale, from Chapter 3 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 11 of Prose Life of Cuthbert; e... more