Book: Metz, BM MS 1255 (no longer extant) (Hours of the Virgin, Use of Rome. Destroyed in 1944)

Created c.1488



  • Book of Hours
  • Ownership Details

    Margaret of York, duchess of Burgundy, Ownership Confirmed (1488 - 1503) by Arms.


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