(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GESTURES & EXPRESSION
Prostration
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernHoly Roman Empire Holy Roman EmperorsOtto III (r. 983-1002)
Further details
Otto prostrating before Christ in Majesty (on the facing page)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mainz
DATE
circa 984 soon after 984
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 30111, fol. 20v
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Klemm, Elisabeth: Die ottonischen und frühromanischen Handschriften der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek. Wiesbaden: Reichert, 2004, pp. 222-3, no. 202
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München
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