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    • Book of Hours (Horæ Beatæ Mariæ Virginis). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1450
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • Books of Hours, beautifully written, enriched with burnished gold initials, and adorned with miniature paintings, were frequently the most treasured possessions of the devout and wealthy layman. They were not only carried to chapel but were often...
    • [1908 Miniature Pennant]

    • 1908
    • UA107 Textile Collection
    • Lavender and white miniature felt pennant with white number "0" on lavender background and lavender number "8" on white background. The pennant measures 7 7/8" L x 4" W.
    • Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1250
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • These miniature or portable manuscript copies of the Jerome version of the Bible were nearly all written by the young wandering friars of the newly founded order of Dominicans. With almost superhuman skill and patience, and without the aid of...
    • Oxford Bible (Biblia Sacra Latina, Versio Vulgata). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1250
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • It is usually difficult to dinstinguish the miniature or portable Bibles made by the young Dominican friars in England from those written in France. At times the colophon tells us that a book was executed in the Sorbonne, the newly founded school...
    • Breviary (Breviarium) [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1275
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • Breviaries were seldom owned by laymen. They were service books and contained the Psalter with the versicles, responses, collects and lections for Sundays, weekdays, and saints' days. Other texts could be included. A Breviary, therefore, was...
    • Missal (Missale). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1375
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • The fact that this Missal honors particular saints by its calendar and litany indicates that it was made by friars of the Franciscan order. This was established in 1209 by St. Francis. These wandering friars with their humility, love of nature and...
    • [Parting Kiss, circa 1894]

    • 1894
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • One persons gives another a kiss before departing in the carriage. (Caption on back: L to R: Edna, Pearl, and "Shep" for right: Miniature Stamps Picture is from a student's scrap-book. ca. 1894)
    • [Charlotte Holder Clinger with Christmas tree, 1968]

    • 1968-12
    • WV0230 Charlotte Holder Clinger Papers
    • Charlotte Holder Clinger sits on a desk with a miniature artificial Christmas tree in the DCOI office, 553rd Recon Wing at Korat Air Force Base in Thailand in December 1968. She wears the Air Force summer blue and white pinstripe cord uniform.

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