|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionSchweizerisches Nationalmuseum
Manuscript TitleCalendar fragment (January and February)
CaptionParchment · 1 f. · 23 x 17 cm · 13th century
Manuscript SummaryLeaf from a calendar — the months January and February — from a liturgical manuscript (Psalter? breviary?). The calendar was inserted into a cornice resembling arcades. For the month of January, the figure of St. Peter with his keys is depicted at right, while a medallion at the top shows an activity typical for this month: a man warming himself by a fire. For February, there is St. Matthias and in the medallion at the top a man trimming a tree in order to obtain wood. Signs of a central fold reveal that the leaf had been used as a cover, probably for a book.
|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-snm-LM07180 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-snm-LM07180)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttps://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/snm-LM07180/manifest.json
|How to quote:||
How to quoteZürich, Schweizerisches Nationalmuseum, LM 7180: Calendar fragment (January and February) (https://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/snm/LM07180).
DecorationFigurative, Fully Painted, Gold / Silver, Text Block
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