242, MS M.429, fol. 119v

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
Page description: 

Apocalypse: Vial I, Sores.

Apocalypse: Vial I, Sores (Revelation 16:2) -- Nimbed angel issuing from cloud, pouring out vial upon earth represented with trees; decorated and starred background; inscription on top of frame, PRIMUS ANGELUS EFFUDIT FIALAM SUAM IN TERRA.