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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
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Decorated initial word

f. 17
Decorated initial word

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 18731
Nahmanides (Rabbi Moses ben Na?man Girondi, aka ha-Ramban), Commentary on the Pentateuch
France, S. E. (Isola); 1491
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Decorated initial word

f. 2v
Decorated initial word

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
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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
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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 27137
Jacob ben Asher, Fourth Book of Arba'ah Turim: Hoshen ha-Mishpat ('The Breastplate of Judgment') on Civil Law and personal relations
Italy, N.; 1360
* * *
Hoshen mishpat

f. 14
Hoshen mishpat
Hoshen mishpat

f. 14
Hoshen mishpat
Hoshen mishpat

f. 14
Hoshen mishpat
 
Decorated initial-word panels

f. 222v
Decorated initial-word panels
Decorated initial-word panels

f. 222v
Decorated initial-word panels
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 247v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Initial-word panel

f. 247v
Initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 259
Decorated initial-word panel

Egerton 872
Solomon ben Isaac ('Rashi'), Commentary on the Pentateuch with the Haftarot (ff. 1-240) on the Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot; ff. 240v-270), and on the Haftarot for festivals (ff. 270-287v)
Germany; 1341
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Menorah

f. 101v
Menorah
Menorah

f. 101v
Menorah
Decorated initial word

f. 126
Decorated initial word
 
Holy Land

f. 198v
Holy Land
Holy Land

f. 199
Holy Land

Harley 1861
Solomon ben Isaac (Rashi), Pentateuch with Targum and Rashi's commentary (ff. 1-219); Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot; ff. 220-244v); Haftarot (ff. 245-288). Job with Rashi's commentary (ff. 289-307); Megillat Antiochus (ff. 309-310v)
France; 14th century
* * *
Decorated initial word

f. 57v
Decorated initial word
Decorated initial word

f. 57v
Decorated initial word
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 132v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 132v
Decorated initial-word panel
Carmina figurata

f. 157v
Carmina figurata
~Carmina figurata~

f. 219
Carmina figurata
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 223v
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 223v
Decorated initial-word panel
~Carmina figurata~

f. 307
Carmina figurata
 

Harley 5648
Baruch ben Isaac of Worms, Sefer ha-Terumah by Baruch ben Isaac (ff. 1-277); two short halakhical (legal) treatises (ff. 278-280)
Germany; 1253/1254
* * *
Decorated catchword

f. 13v
Decorated catchword
Armed hybrid

f. 13v
Armed hybrid
Decorated catchword

f. 21v
Decorated catchword
 
Griffin

f. 21v
Griffin
Lion and unicorn

f. 117v
Lion and unicorn
Lion and unicorn

f. 117v
Lion and unicorn
 
Decorated catchword

f. 118v
Decorated catchword
Dragon

f. 118v
Dragon
Decorated catchword

f. 134v
Decorated catchword
 
Mermaid

f. 134v
Mermaid
Decorated catchword

f. 142v
Decorated catchword
Hybrid

f. 142v
Hybrid
 

Harley 5709
Solomon ben Isaac (Rashi), Pentateuch with Targum Onkelos and Rashi’s commentary (ff. 1-240v), Haftarot with Rashi’s commentary (ff. 241-295v), Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot) with Rashi’s commentary (ff. 295v-321), and a portion of the Targum on the Song of Songs (ff. 321v-323v).
France; 1st or 2nd quarter of the 14th century
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Bird

f. 58v
Bird
Bird

f. 59
Bird
Hybrid

f. 83v
Hybrid
 
Lion

f. 84v
Lion
Lion

ff. 146v-147
Lion

Harley 5710
Bible with masorah magna and parva
Italy, S. (Rome?) or Italy, N. (Bologna); Last quarter of the 13th century
* * *
The Creation

f. 1
The Creation
Creation

f. 1
Creation
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 34v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 34v
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 63
Decorated initial-word panel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 83
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Deuteronomy

f. 110v
Deuteronomy
Deuteronomy

f. 110v
Deuteronomy
Text page

f. 135v
Text page
 
Menorah

f. 136
Menorah
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 137
Decorated initial-word panel
Inhabited intial-word panel

f. 155
Inhabited intial-word panel
 
* (see the detailed record for 3 further images)
 

Harley 5711
Bible with masorah magna and parva
Italy, C. (Rome?) or Italy, N. (Bologna); Last quarter of the 13th century
* * *
Isaiah

f. 1
Isaiah
Hybrid and ox

f. 1
Hybrid and ox
Jeremiah

f. 31
Jeremiah
 
Ezekiel

f. 70
Ezekiel
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 70
Decorated initial-word panel
Hoshea

f. 103
Hoshea
 
Amos

f. 109
Amos
Jonah

f. 113
Jonah
Michah

f. 114
Michah
 
Hybrid and man

f. 114
Hybrid and man
Nahum

f. 116v
Nahum
Detail of a page: decorated initial-word panel ~Masa~ ...

f. 116v
Detail of a page: decorated initial-word panel Masa ...
 
* (see the detailed record for 21 further images)
 

Oriental 2696
inter al. Solomon ben Isaac, Pentateuch, Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot) and Haftarot with masorah and Rash's commentary
Germany, S. (Upper Rhine); 2nd quarter of the 14th century
* * *
Decorated initial-word panel

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

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

f. 39
Initial-word panel
 
Dragon

f. 39
Dragon
~Carmina figurata~

f. 44
Carmina figurata
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 104v
Decorated initial-word panel
 
Decorated initial-word panel

f. 104v
Decorated initial-word panel
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 113v
Inhabited initial-word panel
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 113v
Inhabited initial-word panel
 
Catchword

ff. 194v-195
Catchword
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 195
Inhabited initial-word panel
Initial-word panel

f. 195
Initial-word panel
 
* (see the detailed record for 8 further images)
 

Oriental 10186
Prayer book with Haggadah (ff. 71-88) and Pirqei Avot (ff. 88v-115), Ashkenazi rite
Italy; 15th century
* * *
Decorated initial words

f. 154v
Decorated initial words
Decorated initial words

f. 155
Decorated initial words

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