[Flower logo of the Medieval History Course] St Mark as a scribe

St Mark, shown in a French Renaissance Book of Hours as a scribe, who has been cutting his quill with a penknife and is now checking the tip before dipping it in his ink bottle.

Christopher De Hamel:"Medieval Craftsmen-Scribes And Illumunators"(London:British Museum Press,1992,1999 Sixth impression.)p.28