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Sixth vision: John sees seven angels with the seven plagues in jars, and seven angels holdings harps, and standing on a sea of glass shot through with fire.

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Sixth vision: John sees seven angels with the seven plagues in jars, and seven angels holdings harps, and standing on a sea of glass shot through with fire.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Apocalypse.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1425 - 1450
Place: Erfurt[?] Germany
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 15
Topics
Harps
Angels
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: From the Abbey of Citeaux. Quaritch sold to J. Lenox.
Content: Beginning of text missing.
Content: De Ricci, 1318. Henkel volume. Library dossier.
Content: Imperfect at beginning.
Content: Parchment
Content: Related to Morgan and Wellcome Apocalypses.
Content: Text written within and around the 35 full-page miniatures.
Content: The 'Apocalypse' catalog states that this is a German manuscript from ca. 1430. De Ricci agrees that it is early 15th century, but places it in France.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0be8b2d0-c5cb-012f-2547-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1425: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1425 - 1450). Sixth vision: John sees seven angels with the seven plagues in jars, and seven angels holdings harps, and standing on a sea of glass shot through with fire. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3c8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Sixth vision: John sees seven angels with the seven plagues in jars, and seven angels holdings harps, and standing on a sea of glass shot through with fire.