225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
France, perhaps Paris, ca. 1245-1250
MS M.269 fol. 154v
Within initial I:
Israelite: Sacrifice in Temple of Zerubbabel -- Beneath arch decorated with three towers, man, wearing pointed hat, stands holding upturned knife in right hand and animal in left hand; below, beneath arch, man, wearing pointed hat, with left hand holds point of knife at throat of sheep (?).
Scene against gold background within initial decorated with foliate ornament and animal head.
Beginning of Ezra (Vulg., I Esdras).
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