Bodleian Treasures: Early Ethiopian Bible Illumination

7 April 2017 9 April 2017

Venue:

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)

Contact:

Weston Library Information desk 01865 277094

Description

Coinciding with the visit of Anglo-Ethiopian Society to Oxford, the Bodleian Library is delighted to display two of its medieval illuminated Ethiopian manuscripts. These fifteenth century biblical codices come with a wealth of painted miniatures, representing biblical figures from the patriarchs to evangelists.

Opening times:
Friday 8.30am-5pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Booking

Admission free. All welcome

This event is listed under: Displays; Free events
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