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Rothschild Prayerbook expected to sell for as much as $18 million at auction

Rothschild prayerbook - photo by E2v/Wikicommons

 

The Rothschild Prayerbook, which once set a record for the most expensive illuminated manuscript sold at auction, will again be offered for sale by Christie’s. This time the Book of Hours is expected to sell for between $12 million and $18 million later this month.

Source: http://www.medievalists.net/2014/01/08/rothschild-prayerbook-expected-to-sell-for-as-much-as-18-million-at-auction