Lindisfarne Gospels

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Lindisfarne Gospels


The Lindisfarne Gospels is an Illuminated manuscript gospel book produced around the year 700 AD in a monastery off the coast of Northumberland at Lindisfarne. The manuscript is one of the finest works in the unique style of Hiberno-Saxon or Insular art, combining Mediterranean, Anglo-Saxon and Celtic elements.

Size (inch) 13
Weight Light
Weight (mg/sq in) 68
Material 100% silk
Made in France