Illuminated Manuscript Fragment: Pontifical of Pierre de la Jugie
|Artifact Identification||Illuminated Manuscript Fragment: Pontifical of Pierre de la Jugie (1930.10.0001)|
|Artist/Maker||Multiple artists were commissioned to create the Pontifical of Pierre de la Jugie. The painter of this fragment was from Catalonia.|
|Dimension 1 (Height)||6.5 cm|
|Dimension 2 (Width)||6.5 cm|
|Dimension 3 (N/A)||N/A|
|Materials||pigment--ink, metallic, Paper--Parchment|
|Munsell Color Information||waived|
Folio fragment, 6.5 cm x 2.0 cm. Illuminated capital “D” with 2 standing figures and 2 kneeling figures. Back side contains Latin text.
Fragment from the Pontifical of Pierre de la Jugie, depicting the Benediction of a New House.
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