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Bible Historiale
France, Paris, ca. 1415
MS M.394 fol. 138r

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David: Atonement to Gibeonites -- Among three Gibeonites, all wearing hats, one, wearing pouch at waist, holds rod in right hand and raises left hand, and another grasps feet of one of four sons of Saul, all wearing short loin cloths and affixed to tau-crosses. Scene in landscape.
In upper, lower, and center margins, ivy-rinceaux foliate decoration.
Illustration of II Samuel 21:02-09.

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