About the Artist:

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

About the Source:

  • Time period: 16th century
  • Country: Belgium
  • Modern source: Late Medieval Books of Hours, Harry Bober
  • Historical Source: Book of Hours (Text of the Hours of the Virgin). Bruges; illuminated in the workshop of Simon Bening
  • Script: Alphabet extrapolated from original piece; Capital "B" Original extrapolated from "D" illuminated by Simon Bening in original work

About the Scroll:

  • Type of scroll: Elfesa Artisan Champion scroll
  • Date of Completion: April, 2008
  • Paper: Pergamenta vegetable vellum
  • Ink: Higgins permanent black
  • Paint: Pelikan gouache, tempered with egg white glair and water, Schminke Pearl Gold Gouache
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 11