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Saint-Bertin (Monastery : Saint-Omer, Pas-de-Calais, France) (600-1799)



  • Existence: 7th century-18th century - 1799


The Abbey of St. Bertin was a Benedictine monastic abbey in Saint-Omer, France. It was founded in the 7th century by Bishop Audomar of Thérouanne, also known as St. Omer. The abbey ceased to flourish after the 13th century, although it survived until its closure during the French Revolution.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Book of Hours (Use of Rome), 15th century

Identifier: MS 37
Scope and Contents Book of Hours in Latin and French from the 15th century, of Northern French or Flemish origin. The Use is that of Rome. In so far as the Kalendar is distinctive, it points to Saint Omer (see the local saints reported).Kalendar: starts on f. 1r. Contains commemorations of Saints and Martyr, and other festivities (the most important are written in red).8 June: Saint Omer en fleurs (also known as Saint Audomar, bishop...
Dates: 15th century