Russian version

The Psalter

XIV century, Novgorod. Parchment (334 sheets). 29 X 22 cm. Unical. Frontispiece, headpieces and initials are in colour. The binding of wooden boards is covered with spamped ornamented leather. The Saltykov - Shchedrin Public Library, St. Petersburg.

Frontispiece with conventional depiction of a church - gate, headpiece, initial V and text Sheet 169, verso, and 170 (spread)

Frontispiece with conventional depiction of a church - gate, headpiece, initial V and text Sheet 169, verso, and 170 (spread)