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Illuminated Initial, In Glossed Gospel Of Mark

Illuminated Initial, In Glossed Gospel Of Mark

Medium: Ink, pigments and gold on vellum

Date: 1175

Shelfmark: Lansdowne MS 382

Item number: f.3r

Length: 21.6

Width: 14.9

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

Simple is design, this initial is extremely fine in its execution. Introducing the prologue to Mark, it is simpler and smaller than the initial to the main text itself.

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