Golden Gospels of Henry III

Codex Aureus de l'EscurialSpeyerer EvangeliarCodex Aureus Escorialensis

Collection: Real Biblioteca de San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Material: vellum

The Golden Gospels of Henry III, also Codex Aureus of Speyer or Speyer Gospels (Speyerer Evangeliar), (El Escorial, Real Biblioteca, Cod. Vitrinas 17) is an eleventh-century illuminated Gospel Book. The manuscript contains the Vulgate versions of the four gospels plus prefatory matter including the Eusebian canon tables. (continued on English Wikipedia)
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