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The Gospel Book of Otto III

circa 1000

Why is it canonical?

This manuscript is filled with illustrations celebrating the grandeur of the Ottonian dynasty, as well as depicting scenes from the Bible in a decidedly Ottonian style.

Locations

Germany

Periods

Middle Ages

Images and Videos

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Jesus Washing the Feet of St. Peter

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