Miniature, Paris, c. 1280. c. 1280.
The Emperor, assisted by two lawyers, condemns a slave.
Page from a 13th century manuscript.
Justinian (483-564), Codex Juris Civilis, with an illuminated miniature, painted on vellum.
With glosses by Francesco d'Accorso (Bologna, 1225-1293).
Size: 41 x 25.8 cm - miniature: 5.8 x 5.3 cm
Text in two columns, rubricated in red and blue. 3 holes, one affecting the text.