Macclesfield Psalter - This leaf is decorated with a particularly distinctive border, with a diamond-shaped interlace and eyelet design on a lavish gold background. At the foot of the text a man sits up in bed, his hands clasped in a gesture of prayer; his bed has a striped coverlet and a tasseled pillow. This image is particularly appropriate for Psalm 116
Striking facsimile of the famous 14th-century "Machsor Lipsiae" [Machsor of the city of Leipzig] Jewish Holiday Prayer Book, an illuminated Hebrew manuscript. Southern Germany, 1300s. In the possession of the Leipzig University Library.
'We were slaves'=Haggadah, liturgical poems and biblical readings for Passover (The 'Barcelona Haggadah'), Sephardic rite Origin Spain, N. E., Catalonia (Barcelona) Date 2nd quarter of the 14th century, c. 1340 Language Hebrew
Additional 14762 Author Eleazar of Worms Title Haggadah for Passover (the 'Ashkenazi Haggadah'), German rite with the commentary of Eleazar of Worms Origin Germany, S. (Ulm?) Date 3rd quarter of the 15th century, c. 1460 Language Hebrew