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The Start Of The Text Of St. Patrick's Purgatory

The Start Of The Text Of St. Patrick's Purgatory

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1450

Shelfmark: Royal MS 17 B.xliii

Item number: f.133r

Length: 20.2

Width: 14

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

The initial 'H' introduces the heading, which reads 'Here begynneth ye revelacion the which William Staunton saw in Patrikis purgatorie the Friday next after the fe(a)st of ye Exaltation of ye Crosse in ye yere of owre lord MCCCCIX' (20 September 1409).

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