Creator

Creation Date

2016-09-12

Era

1400-1600

Medium

Antiphonal Manuscript Cutting

Dimensions

14 x 11

Credit Line

Purchase by the Department of Art History

Accession Number

2015.122

Creator Biography

Creator Unknown, Spanish.

Description

Original cutting of a manuscript on animal parchment, it depicts the initial 'F' along with a lion, a camel, a dog chasing a rabbit, birds, a palm tree and flowers. These antiphonals were used during the medieval era as song books that would include the chants to be sung at certain canonical hours.

Provenance

Verified by Charles Edwin Puckett, Akron Ohio.

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