Medieval London

Manuscript of King’s Virgil (From British Library MS King’s 24, from the collection of King George III)

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Title

Manuscript of King’s Virgil (From British Library MS King’s 24, from the collection of King George III)

Subject

Anchor

Description

This manuscript dates between 1482 and 1485 and made out of parchment codex. The central scene is of Entellus and Dares wrestling in the nude; however, in the background, are large vessels weighing anchor. This manuscript is depicting “London Games and ‘Sicilian Games.’”

Date

c. 1483-1485

Contributor

Alyssa Hustis

Language

Latin

Type

Still image

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Original Format

Illumination from British Library

Physical Dimensions

No information provided

Files

London Games and 'Sicilian Games'.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Manuscript of King’s Virgil (From British Library MS King’s 24, from the collection of King George III),” Medieval London, accessed September 22, 2021, https://medievallondon.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/112.

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