Leaf from a glossed Bible, Eastern France, c.1130-50.

FRENCH SCRIBE  (c.1130-50)


Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

243 x 171mm. 32 lines, 16 lines of text in a later Carolingian script, with interlinear text and marginal gloss. 

The Gloss on the Bible was one of the most popular texts to be found in the 12th century, with copies produced in Paris from the 1140s. The main text proceeds from Psalm 102, verses 15- 21 and Psalm 103, verses 1-3. 

Stock Code: 230042

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