Eton roundels

Title:
Eton roundels
Library:
Eton College Library.
Language:
Latin
Shelf Mark:
MS 177
Alternate Names:
Figurae bibliorum
Origin:
probably near Worcester
Dimensions:
8 folios --
Date Description:
ca 1260-1270
Content:
12 pages consisting each of five roundels and two half roundels depicting scenes from the Old Testament and the New Testament. note: this booklet is the first item bound in the Eton College ms. 177, which also contains the “Eton Apocalypse” (a French illustrated Apocalypse)
Hand:
Gothic textualis semiquadrata
Illuminations:
No
Type of Decoration:
full-page miniatures
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General CollectionND 3355.5 .F53 F5413 1990 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Color -- Complete reproduction of the "Eton Roundels" booklet.
Publication Date:
1990
Place of Publication:
Brookfield, VT, USA
Publisher:
Gower Pub. Co.
Notes:
Extensive art historical commentary, complete transcription and translation provided. Other names: Figurae bibliorum, Avril Henry
Type of Text:
Biblical, exegetical, religious, typological