IPSA, which stands for "Imaginum Patavinae Scientiae Archivum", is a collection of illuminated manuscripts, both astrological and botanical, beautifully illustrated by the Paduan School. The collection dates from the end of the Middle Ages to the last decade of the 17th century.
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There are currently three cultural archives available in CULTURA:
- 1641 Depositions - Witness statements relating to the Irish Rebellion of 1641
- IPSA Collection - Medieval manuscripts from Europe with botanical illuminations
- 1916 Rising (Coming Soon!) - Testimonials describing events in Enniscorthy in 1916
For more information on this EU FP7 funded project please visit the CULTURA Project website.