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Pamplona Bible illustration – Fragment

Parchment · 1 leaf · 1176 – 1200 CE · Pamplona, Spain · 135 x 185 mm


Victoria, B.C., University of Victoria Libraries, Fragm.Lat.21
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Illustration showing Abraham and Isaac before the sacrifice. Isaac carries wood on his back and fire in his hand. Caption reads "sacrifice d'abraham. loue don de dieu". Erik Kwakkel linked the fragment to the production of the Pamplona Bibles in 2016: "From Navarre to Victoria: The Discovery of a New Pamplona Bible of c. 1200 at the University of Victoria," plenary lecture for the "Medieval Manuscripts in Canada" workshop and symposium (Victoria, March 2016). 

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