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Bifolium from a Gospel Lectionary (fols. 2 and 3)

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Object Details

Title:

Bifolium from a Gospel Lectionary (fols. 2 and 3)

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Carolingian

Place:

Rhein-Meuse (Place Created)

Date:

early 9th century

Medium:

Tempera colors and gold and silver paint on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig IV 1 (2) (83.MD.73)

Dimensions:

Leaf: 24.1 × 18.1 cm (9 1/2 × 7 1/8 in.)

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