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Book of Hours
England, probably Oxford, ca. 1325-1330
MS M.700 fol. 10r

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Medallion 1:
Month, Occupation: November -- Man, wearing hooded garment, raises stick in right hand toward oak tree on which are two acorns and beneath which is animal. Gold background.
Medallion 2:
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius -- Centaur, wearing hood, holds bow. Background decorated with foliate ornament.
Medallions at ends of horizontal foliate bars in top and bottom margins of Calendar.

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