Find examples of decorated and historiated initials featuring the letter P found in medieval manuscripts.
Find examples of decorative and historiated letter Bs from medieval manuscripts.
The 17th letter in the modern English alphabet, the letter Q is found in medieval manuscripts due to the common usage of this consonant in the Latin language.
Elephants in Medieval manuscripts were depicted with supernatural strength and size.
Images of unicorns pulled from medieval manuscripts.
During the Middle Ages, the belief that spiritual and cosmological forces affected the body and mind was commonly accepted (BBC, 2010). Understanding celestial events such as the lunar phases and solar eclipses was an...
Bestiaries were manuscripts cataloging all of the natural and supernatural animals believed to interact with the earthly world.
The Book of Hours was a popular medieval manuscript from the late 13th century to the mid 16th century. Private worship aids, these manuscripts contained prayers and devotional texts. The Book of Hours was a simplified...
Music was an important aspect of Medieval life.