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Altmärkisches Museum Stendal Kulturgeschichte [IV-C-b-19]

Vade mecum

Vade mecum (Hansestadt Stendal CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Hansestadt Stendal / Andreas Körtge (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Das kleine Buch mit Silbereinband enthielt 130 Miniaturblätter von denen einige fehlen.
Es handelt sich um das Alte Testament in Bildern. Der Begriff "Vade mecum", lat. "Geh' mit mir!", beschreibt bildhaft die Funktion des Büchleins als Begleiter und Ratgeber. Das Vade mecum wurde eng am Körper getragen.

Material / Technique

Einband: silber, ausgesägt und graviert

Measurements ...

4,5 x 5,5 x 2,5 cm

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Tags

Created Created
1600 - 1699
[Relation to time] [Relation to time]
1600 - 1699
1599 1701

[Last update: 2018/12/07]

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