Thursday, August 10, 2017

#WorldLionDay

On here is a Leo Belgicus, the 'Lion of the Low Countries'. Find out more from this article by


Noble lion playing vielle. Breviary Renaud de Bar,Verdun MS 107 (British Library)



One of the greatest lion images of them all: Daniel in the Lion's Den from the Silos Apocalypse, for #WorldLionDay


Claws out to salute the Luttrell lions! #worldlionday @BLMedieval British Library Add. MS 42130. 

1 comment:

Carla Ives said...

These images are fantastic! I love them all, but especially the Belgicus map, "Lion of the Low Countries." I think I'm going to click the link to learn more. Wonderful way to celebrate National Lion Day!