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St. Barbara (fol. 252r)

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: St. Barbara (fol. 252r)
  • Description:

    The arched miniature depicts St. Barbara holding a book (referring to her studies before her conversion) and standing in front of her tower symbol. The border is decorated with a bird holding a large fly in its peak, and flowers and berries, including periwinkles, pink bell flowers and cranberries.

    Context: Hours of Saint Barbara: Domine labia mea aperies

  • Date range: [1450-1500]
  • Date: 1475
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2015 19:41
  • Last Modified: 06 Apr 2018 11:04