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Hours and Psalter

#ArtifactoftheDay Hours and Psalter of Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Arundel.

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Ethiopian Gospel Book

#ArtifactoftheDay An Ethiopian Gospel Book in Ge'ez with commentary in Amharic from 1720.

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Esther Scroll

#ArtifactoftheDay An Esther scroll in silver scroll case. 

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Book of Hours

#ArtifactoftheDay The Fortesque Book of Hours, ca. 1460-1470. In the Late Middle Ages, the Book of Hours began to surpass the Psalter in popularity.

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Clock of Wisdom

#ArtifactoftheDay "Horologium Sapientiae," or the "Clock of Wisdom," by Henry of Suso, in French, ca. 1440-1460

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