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Petrus Lombardus (1095?-1160?). Auteur du texte Date d'édition : 1175-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b8541007m Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 14267 Provenance : bnf.fr

Petrus Lombardus (1095?-1160?). Auteur du texte Date d'édition : 1175-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b8541007m Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 14267 Provenance : bnf.fr

File:Lorenzo Monaco - Antiphonary (Cod. Cor. 1, folio 3) - WGA13612.jpg

File:Lorenzo Monaco - Antiphonary (Cod. Cor. 1, folio 3) - WGA13612.jpg

Gem-encrusted cover of the Codex Aureus of St. Emmeram, 870

'The Codex Aureus of St. Emmeram' -- Dated 870 -- Illuminated Gospel Book -- Gold cover with precious gemstones, sapphires, emeralds, & pearls -- An important example of Carolingian art, as well of one of very few surviving treasure bindings of this date.

Dionysius the Areopagite, a judge of the Areopagus; converted to Christianity by Paul. In 6th c., mystical writings using Neoplatonic language to elucidate Christian theological ideas were long attributed to Dionysius, but now known as pseudepigrapha are attributed to "Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite". Binding in Paris, late 14th, ivory inlay. Given to Saint-Denis Abbey by Emperor Manuel II Palaeologus. In Eastern Orthodoxy, Dionysius the Areopagite & St Denis of Paris are celebrated on Oct…

Manuscript painting and bookbinding: Dionysius the Areopagite, Works Manuscript: Constantinople between Binding: Paris, circa 1360 and end of the rebuilt in the century. Offered by the Emperor Manuel II Palaeologus to the abbey of Saint-Denis

Book Cover (?) with Ivory Figures  Date:     before 1085 Geography:     Made in Constantinople Culture:     Spanish Medium:     Silver-gilt with pseudo-filigree, glass & stone cabochons, cloisonné enamel, Ivory with traces of gilding on pine support

) with Ivory Figures Date: before 1085 Geography: Made in Constantinople Culture: Spanish Medium: Silver-gilt with pseudo-filigree, glass & stone cabochons, cloisonné enamel, Ivory with traces of gilding on pine support