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Psalter-Hours of Guiluys de Boisleux
France, Arras, after 1246
MS M.730 fol. 80r

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Line ending: escutcheon of gules, a bordure argent, and two heraldic escutcheons of Boisleux and Neuville-Vitasse (the latter only half visible).
Line ending: hybrid animal with two bodies.
Line ending: cat holding mouse in mouth.
Line ending: nude man, in jaws of fantastic animal, playing pipe and tabor, and woman dancing.
Line ending: Fantastic animal.
Line ending: long-eared hybrid animal with two bodies and with dagger-like tongue protruding.
Line endings: geometric ornament.
Text page of Psalm 69:19-27 (Vulg., 68:20-28).

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