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  • 14th-century Greek New Testament

    Manuscript Created date: 14th century

    Most Greek manuscripts of the Bible tend only to include a small sub-section of biblical books, for instance, the four G...

  • 14th-century Mamluk Qur’an

    Manuscript Created date: 1300–1399

    This 14th-century Qur’an from Egypt. The manuscript This Qur’an is written in muhaqqaq script, with ornamental chapter ...

  • 14th-century pilgrim's travel guide

    Manuscript Created date: first half of the 14th century

    This is a 700-year-old traveller’s guidebook: a practical manual for pilgrims walking St James’s Way to Santiago de Comp...

  • Abraham's Pentateuch and Rashi

    Manuscript Created date: 1325-1349 CE

    Besides the Five Books of Moses, this 14th-century CE manuscript includes the standard Aramaic translation – Targum Onke...

  • Albumazar, Treatise on astrology

    Manuscript Created date: c. 1350–75

    Abu Maʿshar (d. 886), also known as Albumazer, was an early Persian physician and astrologer who lived in the city of Ba...

  • Ascetical works by Matthew of Ephesos

    Manuscript Created date: 14th century

    Matthew of Ephesus (also known as Manuel Gabalas) was a cleric and scholar in the turbulent world of 14th-century Byzant...

  • Aslake world map

    Map Created date: 1350

    This fragment of a 14th-century English world map was used as a cover for late-medieval records of a Norfolk estate and...

  • Barcelona Haggadah

    Manuscript, Illuminated manuscript, Illumination Created date: 14th Century

    A highly illuminated medieval Spanish Hagadah. What is the Hagadah? The Hagadah (plural Hagadot), which literally mean...

  • Bible historiale of Charles V

    Manuscript Created date: 1356–57

    A Bible historiale was the most frequently copied medieval version of the Bible in French. This vast copy – now in two v...

  • Carmina Regia

    Manuscript Created date: c. 1335- c. 1340

    The magnificent painting in this book was intended as a gift for Robert of Anjou, King of Naples from 1309-43.  It illus...

  • Constantine Manasses, Chronicle

    Manuscript Created date: 1312-13

    While most works of history in the Byzantine world were composed in prose, Constantine Manasses (c. 1130-c. 1187) wrote...

  • Coronation book of Charles V of France

    Book Created date: c. 1365

    This book offers us a glimpse of the rituals that ruled medieval life at the highest level of society. It records the de...

  • Dante's Inferno

    Manuscript Created date: c. 1370

    Numerous graphic illustrations of the torments and inhabitants of Hell have been painted in the margins of this copy of ...

  • Dawes Illuminated Gospel-book

    Manuscript Created date: 1314-15

    Created in the early 14th century, probably on Cyprus, this manuscript of the Gospels contains illuminations of the four...

  • De Lisle Psalter

    Manuscript Created date: c. 1308–40

    Taken from the De Lisle Psalter, this illustration tells the moral story The Three Living and the Three Dead in which th...