180, MS M.429, fol. 88v

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Saint Beatus, Presbyter of Liebana

Commentary on the Apocalypse and commentary on the Book of Daniel

Spain, perhaps Toledo
520 x 370 mm

Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1910

MS M.429
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Apocalypse: Trumpet II, Burning Mountain.

Apocalypse: Trumpet II, Burning Mountain (Revelation 8:8-9) -- Half figure of nimbed angel sounding trumpet; below, burning mountain falling into sea containing boats and six corpses; starred and decorated background; background inscribed UBI MONS MAGNUS MISSUS EST IN MARE.