The Tabara Beatus

Title:
The Tabara Beatus
Library:
Archivo Histórico Nacional. Madrid
Language:
Latin
City:
SPAIN
Shelf Mark:
Cod. 1097B (olim Vitr. 35.n.257; 1240B)
Alternate Names:
San Salvador de Tavara Beatus -- T --
Origin:
Spain, San Salvador de Tábara
Dimensions:
168 folios -- 360 x 255 mm.
Date Description:
27 July 970
Author:
Beatus of Liebana -- Scribes: Monnius, Senior -- Illuminator : Magius, Emeterius
Content:
Commentary on the Apocalypse -- Jerome: Commentary on Daniel
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
most miniatures are lost, but elaborate omega with interlace pattern (fol. 167r) and important depiction of a scriptorium (fol. 167v)
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge ND 3361 .R52 B4375 2003 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete - Color
Publication Date:
2003
Place of Publication:
Madrid, Spain
Publisher:
Testimonio Compañía Editorial
Bibliography:
John WIlliams, The Illustrated Beatus, 5 vols., London, 1994-2003, vol. 2, pp. 43-49 and 75, 78 --
Type of Text:
apocalyptic, Biblical, commentary, exegetical, religious