Medieval manuscripts blog

01 February 2011

A Calendar Page for February

For a further discussion of medieval calendars, as well as the Isabella Breviary itself, please see the post for January.


Additional 18851, f. 2: calendar page for February

This page, from the calendar for February, shows the zodiac sign for Pisces (as two fish, facing in opposite directions) in the upper right of the folio.  Below is a winter scene similar to January's, with a group of men busy chopping and gathering wood.


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