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The Entombment, and the Holy Women At The Sepulchre, In 'The Grandisson Psalter'

The Entombment, and the Holy Women At The Sepulchre, In 'The Grandisson Psalter'

Medium: Ink, pigments and gold on vellum

Date: 1275

Shelfmark: Additional MS 21926

Item number: f.21r

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

This Psalter is named after one of its owners, John Grandisson, who was bishop of Exeter from 1327 until his death in 1369. It was adapted for his use, having originally been made for someone who perhaps lived in the area of Chichester. These scenes follow and facing the Crucifixion and the Harrowing of Hell.

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