1. e-codices:

    St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23, p. 186 on Flickr.

    Manuscript title: Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)

    Manuscript summary: The Folchart Psalter, a masterpiece of late Carolingian illumination.

    Origin: St. Gall (Switzerland)

    Period: 9th century

    Image source: St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23: Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)
    ( www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0023 )

     

  2. demonagerie:

    British Library, Additional 22413, detail of f. 71 (historiated initial-word panel of the story of Ruth with Ruth, Naomi and Boaz and his servants working of the field, at the beginning of the Book of Ruth to be read at Shavuot). Joseph Kara, Festival prayer book for Shavuot (Feast of Weeks) and Sukkot (Feast of the Tabernacles), German rite (aka the ‘Tripartite Mahzor’ ) including biblical readings: The Book of Ruth and the Book of Ecclesiastes with Joseph Kara’s commentary. Germany, S. (area of Lake Constance); ca. 1322

     

  3. e-codices:

    St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23, p. 184 on Flickr.

    Manuscript title: Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)

    Manuscript summary: The Folchart Psalter, a masterpiece of late Carolingian illumination.

    Origin: St. Gall (Switzerland)

    Period: 9th century

    Image source: St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23: Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)
    ( www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0023 )

     

  4. manuscriptjourneys:

    Matenadaran, Yerevan Gospel, Scribe and painter Tuma, Aghtamar island, 1428.

    Armenian manuscript, Matenadaran, Yerevan. One of the world’s richest depositories of medieval manuscripts and books. by stefan_fotos http://flic.kr/p/nkEcKY

     


  5. Bodley 264: Two Worlds and Two Views

    Bodley 264

    This morning a woke up to an email from my dad. It was an article from the digital edition of his favorite Italian newspaper. The title of the article is: ‘Il sovrano che Unì Est ed Ovest’, or: The Sovereign that United East and West. Unfortunately the way the newspaper’s app shares the article, but excludes the author’s name from it, but it’s dated 20/07/14.

    The article carefully explains how…

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  6. artofthedarkages:

    75r & 167v, Gospels, Add MS 11848, British Library

     

  7. manuscriptjourneys:

    Matenadaran, Yerevan Gospel, Painter Hovhannes, Monastery of Yerzinka, 1201.

    Armenian manuscript, Matenadaran, Yerevan. One of the world’s richest depositories of medieval manuscripts and books. by stefan_fotos http://flic.kr/p/nnH5eD

     


  8. The usual AWESOME post from The British Library Medieval Manuscripts Blog!

     

  9. e-codices:

    St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23, p. 31 on Flickr.

    Manuscript title: Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)

    Manuscript summary: The Folchart Psalter, a masterpiece of late Carolingian illumination.

    Origin: St. Gall (Switzerland)

    Period: 9th century

    Image source: St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23: Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)
    ( www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0023 )

     

  10. artofthedarkages:

    100rPriscian, MS Sang. 904, Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen