Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection
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recto: 7-line gold opening initial with a pink and gold flower on blue and mauve ground. Border illuminated with typical Cologne-style four-lobed flowers with central gold dots, bell-shaped flowers, gold thistles, and gold branches.
Manuscripts, Germany, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Text in Middle German. Original image found in: Sacred leaves books of hours: illuminated devotion. Text identification: The penitential psalms, opening to psalm 6. Provenance: Sotheby's, Western manuscripts and miniatures, London, Tuesday 22 June, 1999, lot 91, fol. 101r (foliated as '99'). Items in this collection are only available online; we do not have physical copies of these items in the USF Library's Special Collections. The original items were returned to the donor.
University of South Florida
University of South FloridaTampa Campus Library, "Leaf opening the penitential psalms, Germany, Cologne Catalogue 19" (2001). Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection. 69.