Ms. 14 (85.MK.239), J. Paul Getty Museum

Holding institution title: Psalter

Holding institution classification: Psalter

Holding institution location: Los Angeles, CA



Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1225 – 1275

Language(s): Latin


Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Warming before the Fire, Presentation in the Temple, Pruning Trees, Picking Flowers, Hawking, Gathering Twigs, Mowing, Reaping, Harvesting Grapes, Sowing, Gathering Acorns, Baking Bread, Annunciation, Nativity, Adoration of the Magi, Flagellation of Christ, Crucifixion, Women at the Tomb of Christ, Christ in Majesty with Evangelist Symbols, King David harping for Saul and David and Goliath in initial B, Judas Receiving Silver in initial D, Betrayal of Christ in initial D, Christ before Pilate in initial Q, Christ Carrying the Cross in initial D, Descent from the Cross in initial S, Judas’s Suicide in initial E, Entombment of Christ in initial C, Harrowing of Hell in initial D, Ascension in initial D

Text contents: Calendar, Psalter

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Unknown


Materials: Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment

Binding original?: Unknown

Binding description: Bound between pasteboard covered with black morocco

Folio height (in centimeters): 23.5

Folio width (in centimeters): 16.5

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