From the book L'antiquite Expliquee et Representee en Figures. by the Benedictine Monk Bernard de Montfaucon.
10 3/8" Long x 17" High.
Origin: France Ca.1700's.
Bernard de Montfaucon
Dom Bernard de Montfaucon, O.S.B. was a French Benedictine monk of the Congregation of Saint Maur. He was an astute scholar who founded the discipline of palaeography, as well as being an editor of works of the Fathers of the Church.