01 September 2011
A Calendar Page for September
For a further discussion of medieval calendars, as well as the Isabella Breviary itself, please see the post for January.
This calendar page, for the month of September, depicts the zodiac sign for Libra as a young woman holding a set of scales. The scene below shows the preparations for wine-making, with workers in a stone and timber building pouring wine into vats and treading grapes.