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Abrégé des histoires divines
France, possibly Amiens, between 1300 and 1310
MS M.751 fol. 81v

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Leo III, Emperor: Scene, Iconoclasm --Man standing behind Leo, crowned, gesturing with both hands, standing before draped altar on which statue (?), nimbed, raising right hand, holding book with left hand stands amid flames.
Scene against gold background within pink and blue frame decorated with white ornament.
Miniature inserted near text relating to reign of Leo III, Emperor.

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