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SCRB Collection 016. Illuminated Manuscript Pages, 1190, 1290, and 1400s: Overview

Collection Description

Illuminated Manuscript Pages, 1190, 1290, and 1400s.  SCRB Collection 16.  6 folders.

The Illuminated Manuscripts Pages collection contains six pages from illuminated manuscripts.  An illuminated manuscript is a document in which the text is supplemented by decorations, such as initials, borders, or miniature illustrations.  One page is a palimpsest, which is a manuscript where the original writing has been removed to make room for later writing, but traces of the original text still remain.

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