About the Artist:

  • SCA Name: Baronne Suzanne Gabrielle Marie Beraud (mka Suzanne Taggart)
  • Branch: Barony of Bjornsborg

About the Source:

  • Time period: 2nd or 3rd Quarter 12th century
  • Country: Southern England
  • Modern source: Schools of Illumination: Reproduction of Manuscripts in the British Museum London: British Museum 1914-1930
  • Historical Source: Illumination: Vita Plinii, espistola naturalis, Books 1-18, Text: Holy Bib
  • Script: Protogothic alphabet extrapolated from original piece

About the Scroll:

  • Type of scroll: Personal work
  • Scroll Recipient: (n/a)
  • Date of Completion: July, 2007
  • Paper: German "Elephant Hide" synthetic vellum
  • Ink: Iron Gall ink
  • Paint: Pelikan gouache, tempered with egg white glair and water, Holbein Pearl Gold gouache
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 11

Additional Notes: Detail View found HERE.