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Additional 9405
Biblical readings from a festival prayer book (mahzor): Song of Songs, Ruth, Ecclesiastes, Lamentations
Germany; 1309
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Dove

f. 1
Dove
Dragon

f. 3v
Dragon
Dragon

f. 6
Dragon
 
David and Goliath

f. 11v
David and Goliath
Jeremiah

f. 12
Jeremiah

Additional 9406
Biblical reading from a festival prayer book (mahzor): Job, Jeremiah 1:1-23:7, Isaiah 34:1-35:10.
Germany; 1309
* * *
Decorated initial word

f. 17
Decorated initial word

Additional 10456
Festival prayer book (mahzor) for the Special Shabbatot, Passover and Shavuot, Ashkenazi rite, with Books of Ruth (ff. 163v-168v) and Song of Songs (ff. 168v-172v)
Germany or Eastern Mediterranean; 1349
* * *
Decorated initial word

f. 1v
Decorated initial word
Red heifer

f. 28v
Red heifer
Red heifer

f. 28v
Red heifer
 
Cauldron

f. 47v
Cauldron
Decorated initial word

f. 51
Decorated initial word
Decorated initial word

f. 92v
Decorated initial word
 
Man praying

f. 159v
Man praying


f. 159v

Additional 11657
Former and Latter Prophets (Neviim)
Italy; 14th century
* * *
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 2
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 27
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 27
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 51
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 51
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 110v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 110v
Decorated initial-word panel
Bird

f. 110v
Bird
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 171v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Text page

f. 212v
Text page
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 213
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 266v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
* (see the detailed record for 9 further images)
 

Additional 11830
Festival prayer book (mahzor) for Rosh ha-Shanah, Ashkenazi rite
Germany; Last quarter of the 14th century, before 1384
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Hybrids

f. 20v
Hybrids
Initial word

f. 22
Initial word
Unfinished initial word

f. 32v
Unfinished initial word
 

Additional 14759   ff. 1-3
Italy; 1460s

Additional 14762
Eleazar of Worms, Haggadah for Passover (the 'Ashkenazi Haggadah'), German rite with the commentary of Eleazar of Worms
Germany, S. (Ulm?); 3rd quarter of the 15th century, c. 1460
* * *
Front binding

Front binding
Front binding
Back binding

Back binding
Back binding
Front binding

Front binding
Front binding
 
Blank folio

f. 1
Blank folio
Searching for leaven

f. 1v
Searching for leaven
Mingling of dishes

f. 2
Mingling of dishes
 
Blessing over the wine

f. 2v
Blessing over the wine
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 3
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 3v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
YaKeNHaZ

f. 4
YaKeNHaZ
YaKeNHaZ

f. 4
YaKeNHaZ
Blessing over wine

f. 4v
Blessing over wine
 
* (see the detailed record for 52 further images)
 

Additional 15282
Pentateuch (the 'Duke of Sussex's German Pentateuch') with Targum Onkelos (ff. 1-290), small pieces on the feasts (ff. 291-293v), Five Scrolls (ff. 294-313v) and Haftarot with masorah magna and parva (ff. 314-358).
Germany; 1st quarter of the 14th century
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Genesis

f. 1v
Genesis
Micrography of a dragon

f. 16
Micrography of a dragon
Ram

f. 28
Ram
 
Ram

f. 28
Ram
The dream of the baker

ff. 57v-58
The dream of the baker
Mivrography

f. 57v
Mivrography
 
The dram of the baker

f. 58
The dram of the baker
Exodus

f. 75v
Exodus
Leviticus

f. 137
Leviticus
 
Numbers

f. 179v
Numbers
Numbers

f. 179v
Numbers
Elephant, hybrids and dragons

f. 238
Elephant, hybrids and dragons
 
* (see the detailed record for 12 further images)
 

Additional 16916
Prayers for Rosh ha-Shanah and Yom Kippur, Ashkenazi rite (aka 'London Days of Awe Mahzor')
Germany; 2nd half of the 13th century or the 1st half of the 14th century
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Dragon

f. 19v
Dragon
~Kol nidre~

f. 48v
Kol nidre
Yom Kippur

f. 62
Yom Kippur
 
Griffin

f. 84v
Griffin
Griffin

f. 84v
Griffin

Additional 18424
Rabbi Samson ben Tzadoq; Baruch ben Isaac, Halakhical works: Tashbetz by Samson ben Tzadoq (ff. 1-30v), Sefer ha-Terumah by Baruch ben Isaac (ff. 31-43v); formulae of a marriage contract, of a release of claim on a property, of mezuzah (f. 43v), of tefilin (f. 44), and of a power of attorney (f. 44v)
Germany; 1307
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Hybrids

f. 1
Hybrids
Inhabited arches

f. 1
Inhabited arches
Decorated initial words

f. 31
Decorated initial words
 
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 31
Inhabited initial-word panel
Decorated initial word

f. 38v
Decorated initial word

Additional 19776
Pentateuch (the 'Coburg Pentateuch') with the Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot), Haftarot, and grammatical treatises
Germany, Central (Coburg); 1390-1396
* * *
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 1v
Decorated initial-word panel
Micrography

f. 7
Micrography
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 28v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Initial-word panel

f. 28v
Initial-word panel
A scholar

f. 54v
A scholar
A scholar

f. 54v
A scholar
 
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 55
Inhabited initial-word panel
Dragons

f. 55
Dragons
Deer

f. 55v
Deer
 
Deer

f. 55v
Deer
Decorated page

f. 72
Decorated page
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 73
Inhabited initial-word panel
 
* (see the detailed record for 22 further images)
 

Additional 19944
Festival prayer book (mahzor), Italian rite, volume 1
Italy, Central (Florence); 1441
* * *
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 4
Decorated initial-word panel
Menorah

f. 18v
Menorah
Decorated initial-word panels

f. 46v
Decorated initial-word panels
 
Pen-flourishing

f. 46v
Pen-flourishing
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 71v
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 71v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 112
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panels

f. 113v
Decorated initial-word panels

Additional 21160
Pentateuch with Targum Onkelos (ff. 1-273), Haftarot (ff. 274-297v), and Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot; ff. 298-318), Job ch. 1-31:2 (ff. 318v-329v), with masorah magna and parva (aka 'Yonah Pentateuch')
Germany; 2nd half of 13th century
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Inhabited initial word

f. 63v
Inhabited initial word
Micrography

f. 181v
Micrography
Rider

f. 181v
Rider
 
Micrography

f. 182
Micrography
Micrography

f. 184
Micrography
Micrography

f. 187v
Micrography
 
Micrography

f. 187v
Micrography
Micrography

f. 188
Micrography
Knight

f. 192v
Knight
 
Micrography

f. 194
Micrography
Knight

f. 201v
Knight
Knight

f. 201v
Knight
 
* (see the detailed record for 7 further images)
 

Additional 22413
Joseph Kara, Festival prayer book for Shavuot (Feast of Weeks) and Sukkot (Feast of the Tabernacles), German rite (aka the 'Tripartite Mahzor' ) including biblical readings: The Book of Ruth and the Book of Ecclesiastes with Joseph Kara's commentary
Germany, S. (area of Lake Constance); ca. 1322
* * *
Receiving the Law

f. 3
Receiving the Law
Receiving the Law

f. 3
Receiving the Law
The Book of Ruth

f. 71
The Book of Ruth
 
The Book of Ruth

f. 71
The Book of Ruth
Sukkot

f. 85
Sukkot
Initial-word panel

f. 98
Initial-word panel
 
Initial-word panel

f. 98
Initial-word panel
Book of Ecclesiastes

f. 106
Book of Ecclesiastes
Book of Ecclesiastes

f. 106
Book of Ecclesiastes
 
Shemini Atzeret

f. 131
Shemini Atzeret
Shemini Atzeret

f. 131
Shemini Atzeret
Aries

f. 138
Aries
 
* (see the detailed record for 23 further images)
 

Additional 26878
Solomon ben Isaac, Pentateuch with Targum Onkelos and Rashi's commentary (ff. 1-272), Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot; ff. 273-311v) and Haftarot(ff. 312-381) with Rashi's commentary
France; 14th century
* * *
Initial words

f. 11v
Initial words
Dragon

f. 11v
Dragon
Threefold catchword

f. 16v
Threefold catchword
 
Threefold catchword

f. 16v
Threefold catchword
Dragon

f. 43v
Dragon
Dragon

f. 43v
Dragon
 
Dog and hybrid

f. 49v
Dog and hybrid
Dog

f. 49v
Dog
Inhabited initial word

f. 50v
Inhabited initial word
 
Dragons

f. 50v
Dragons
Decorated initial-word

f. 57
Decorated initial-word
Initial word

f. 57
Initial word
 
* (see the detailed record for 16 further images)
 

Additional 26896
Festival prayer book (mahzor) for the Special Shabbatot, Passover, Shavuot with the Book of Ruth, and Ninth of Av with the Book of Lamentations, Ashkenazi rite (aka 'Tinted Mahzor')
Germany; 1st half of the 14th century
* * *
Inhabited initial word

f. 32v
Inhabited initial word
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 78v
Inhabited initial-word panel
Dogs

f. 125
Dogs
 
Dogs

f. 125
Dogs
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 130v
Inhabited initial-word panel
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 130v
Inhabited initial-word panel
 
Aries

f. 153
Aries
Taurus and Gemini

f. 153v
Taurus and Gemini
Leo and Virgo

f. 154v
Leo and Virgo
 
Leo and Virgo

f. 154v
Leo and Virgo
Sagittarius and Pisces

f. 155v
Sagittarius and Pisces
Decorated initial word

f. 166v
Decorated initial word
 
* (see the detailed record for 21 further images)
 

Additional 26897
Festival prayer book (mahzor) for Rosh ha-Shanah, Yom Kippur and Sukkot, Ashkenazi rite
Germany; 1st half of the 14th century
* * *
Decorated initial word

f. 32v
Decorated initial word
Decorated initial word

f. 47v
Decorated initial word
Kol Nidrei

f. 101
Kol Nidrei
 
Text framed by arcade

f. 121v
Text framed by arcade
Decorated initial word

f. 223
Decorated initial word

Additional 26970
Rabbi Isaac ben Meir of Düren, Festival prayer book (ff. 1-167v), Issur we-heter by Rabbi Isaac ben Meir of Düren (ff. 167v-177v), calendar (ff. 179-183), parashiyot (ff. 183v-188), minhagim of R Isaac ben Meir of Düren (ff. 190-196)
Germany; 1308-1314
* * *
Dragon, hybrid, eagle

f. 6v
Dragon, hybrid, eagle
Lion

f. 46v
Lion
Inhabited initial word

f. 50
Inhabited initial word
 
Hillel

f. 62v
Hillel
Hillel

f. 62v
Hillel
Dragon

f. 81v
Dragon
 
Inhabited initial word

f. 106v
Inhabited initial word

Additional 27029
Prayer book, Italian rite
Italy, Central (Bologna or Ferrara); 1501
* * *
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 1
Decorated initial-word panel
Initial-word panel

f. 1
Initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 14v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Floral decoration

f. 141v
Floral decoration

Harley 1528
Bible with masorah magna and parva (the 'Harley Catalan Bible')
Spain, N. E. (Catalonia); 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 14th century
* * *
Arcades

ff. 1v-2
Arcades
Arcade

f. 1v
Arcade
Arcade

f. 2
Arcade
 
Temple implements

ff. 7v-8
Temple implements

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