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Harley 5698 ff. 11v-12 Introduction of the Mishneh Torah
Introduction of the Mishneh Torah
Description: Opening with decorated initial-word panels: on f. 11v, two citations from Deuteronomy (Deut. 1:5 and 4:44), on f. 12, the beginning of Maimonides' introduction to his Mishneh Torah with a full foliate border inhabited by animals and birds. 
Origin: Portugal (Lisbon) 


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