Mondays at Beinecke | Introduction to Osborn a49, a Psalter
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511
The Psalter is a liturgical book that gathered together the Psalms in a specific order to be recited during religious services. Ray Clemens, curator of early books and manuscripts at the Beinecke, will introduce us to Osborn a49, a beautifully illuminated Pslater dating to between 1250 and 1300. It is displayed in Reading English, the library's current exhibition.
Mondays at Beinecke
A weekly gallery talk and tea
Mondays, 4–4:30 p.m., during the semester