Leeds University Digital Library

Dragon initial (fol. 62v)

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: Dragon initial (fol. 62v)
  • Description:

    Large zoomorphic initial 'Q' where the descender is composed of a dragon clutching the body of the letter with its teeth. The body of the letter is infilled with curved foliage and two lizard-like animals, in green, red and blue.

    Context: Lamentations of Jeremiah: Aleph Quomodo sedet sola ciuitas

  • Date range: [ca. 1140-1160]
  • Date: 1150
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2015 20:03
  • Last Modified: 04 Dec 2017 15:38