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Description
Late 14th century AD. A vellum leaf from a Book of Hours written in Paris, with a block of text of 14 lines to each side in batarde script with use of gold leaf; coloured filler blocks with white detailing, gold leaf to the versals; each text with marginal decoration of a tree in leaf, one with a regardant dragon at the top. 3.43 grams, 18.5x13cm (7 1/4 x 5"). From the property of a London gentleman; formerly in a UK collection, acquired in the 1990s; accompanied by an old collector's cataloguing and acquisition sheet (£695").
Condition
Fine condition.
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Medieval French Book of Hours Manuscript Leaf with

Estimate £350 - £450Feb 25, 2020
Starting Price £300
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