MULTIPLE LARGE INITIALS ILLUMINATED IN UNUSUAL COLOURS, particularly in orange and reds, some purple, blue and different greens. Many early manuscript notes in a contemporary hand. Additional leaves in front and back with watermarks (crown/DM, & Ochtina).
Embossed pigskin over original wooden boards with remnants of brass clasps remaining. Extraordinary dated binding (rebound 1570) wonderfully tooled and panelled. Appearing to be of the Apostles.
The text is important not only as an incunabula, but this is a "Fontibus ex Graecis" as listed at. End of Revelation along with.[BMC I, 119; HC 3095; GW 4260; Goff B583] folio [Strassburg, Johann Pruss], 1486. Included is a copy of a 2015.
For a lesser copy of the same edition lacking. We are delighted to offer this extraordinary illuminated example of this important text for.The item "1486 Illuminated MEDIEVAL Bible RARE Manuscript VELLUM Fine Binding INCUNABLE" is in sale since Monday, August 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "collector1611" and is located in Munford, Alabama. This item can be shipped to United States.