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Evangelical cover ….

The Münchener Digitalisierungszentrum (MDZ) has at least 2016 digitized medieval manuscripts ranging from the century to the century.

Coptic Binding, 7th or 8th century. Goatskin over papyrus boards; decorated with onlaid panels of red  leather tracery sewn to a gilded leather ground, with plain edges. It is detached from the Coptic Illuminated manuscript of The Gospels which was done on vellum. Provenance: Monastery of Holy Mary Mother of God, Perkethoout near Hamuli, the Fayum, Egypt. (Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan, 1911)

Considered the finest surviving Coptic binding, original contents unknown; binding is "tooled goatskin over papyrus boards, decorated with onlaid panels of red leather tracery sewn to a gilded leather ground.

34 Beautiful Free Vector Ornament Patterns

Ornament Patterns are most useful decorative elements for graphic designers. This post rounds up a collection of some of the best free ornamental, frame, and borders vector resources from across the web.