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Photograph of 16th century illuminated manuscript choir book

Creation Date:
[circa 1962-1995]
Documents and Typescripts
photographs and photographic prints

From caption on back "An illuminated manuscript Bible, Latin, of Spanish origin, late 13th Century. Presented by James II, King of Aragon (1291-1327). Came to University Library, UCSB as part of Foot Purchase. Have two other medieval manuscript Bibles also obtained in Foot Purchase. All these volumes are in Department of Special Collections, in the University Library."

Title and date supplied by library staff.

[Item description]. University Archives photographs collection. UArch 112. Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

This is a 16th Century illuminated manuscript Choir Book. Has Southern Germanic figure style with Italian influences especially in the floral borders. This was a gift to the University Library, UCSB from Miss Margaret Conklin.

Physical Description:
1 photograph : print ; sheet 21 x 26 cm
Still Image
University Archives photographs collection
Series I. Photographs. Subseries D. Goleta Campus
Library: Special Collections: Special Collections – Misc. materials, people
Library Location:
Department of Special Research Collections
Local Identifier:
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