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The Shoes of a Grotesque Figure from the Luttrell Psalter (from The British Library, MS 42130 f. 13)

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Title

The Shoes of a Grotesque Figure from the Luttrell Psalter (from The British Library, MS 42130 f. 13)

Subject

Shoe

Description

This grotesque figure is positioned in the upper right margin of a medieval manuscript. The pointed tips of his black shoes would have been highly fashionable in the fourteenth century when the manuscript was made.

Date

Second quarter of the fourteenth century

Contributor

Sydney Morris

Language

Latin

Type

Still Image

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Original Format

Medieval Manuscript

Physical Dimensions

255mm x 170mm

Files

Collection

Citation

“The Shoes of a Grotesque Figure from the Luttrell Psalter (from The British Library, MS 42130 f. 13),” Medieval London, accessed September 23, 2017, http://medievallondon.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/88.
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