England, perhaps Oxford, ca. 1265.
Late 19th- or early 20th-century blind- and gold-tooled black morocco by Zaehnsdorf with arms on top cover (argent, on a bend azure (?) three buckles or) and bottom cover (azure (?) six stars argent).
Gift of the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection, 1984.
396 leaves (2 columns, 56 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 396 x 245 mm
John Addam; Edward Banyster; Bernard Quaritch, Ltd., London; Archibald Stirling of Keir (1867-1931); purchased in Jan. 1957 from Lathrop C. Harper, New York for William S. Glazier (1907-1962), New York; deposited in the Pierpont Morgan Library by the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection in 1963.
Ms. Bible; written and illuminated in England, perhaps Oxford, ca. 1265.
Includes interpretations of Hebrew names.
Decoration: 85 historiated initials, 2 marginal figures.