Save the Prayerbook of Mary of Guelders

Book of prayersProf Johan Oosterman of Radboud University at Nijmegen has set up a crowdfunding project to collect 25,000 Euro (out of an estimated sum of – well, much much more) in order to start the restauration and conservation of the famous prayer book of Mary of Guelders, one of the undisputed highlights of the Staatsbibliothek in Berlin.

More information and updates on the results may be found on the website:  An astonishing amount of money has already been given, but the manuscript is so badly damaged that the 25,000 euro Oosterman and his colleagues are aiming for can only be the beginning.