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Lindisfarne Gospels St. Matthew's Gospel by Anonymous

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Lindisfarne Gospels St. Matthew's Gospel
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Print size 28.0 x 35.5 cm
Size of image:
22.9 x 30.5 cm
Frame: Unframed
Availability Ready to print

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Title:
Lindisfarne Gospels St. Matthew's Gospel
Artist:
Anonymous
Product code:
057865
Edition type:
Open edition
Copyright:
© The British Library Board

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An exquisitely decorated page from the Lindisfarne Gospels. The page featured is the second incipit page to St. Matthew's Gospel; Matthew 1, 18; the beginning of the Christmas story. The text with decorated chi-rho [XPI] monogram. The Lindisfarne Gospels was originally produced in Lindisfarne in North East England c.710-721.

Cotton Nero D. IV, f.29.

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