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Austria, probably in Tyrol, last quarter of the 15th century
MS M.763 fol. 146r

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Fol. 145v
Der Renner: Scene, about Dancing -- Three muscians, playing viol, bagpipe, and pipe and tabor, sit on bench. Before them is couple, with man wearing dagger sheathed at waist extending his hands to breast of woman, wearing headdress (?).

Fol. 146r
Der Renner: Scene, about Dancing -- Three couples, including man wearing hat, with dagger sheathed at waist standing with woman wearing headdress; man standing with woman wearing headdress with veil; and man, wearing wrapped headdress and with dagger sheathed at waist, with right arm extended to woman, facing away, with elaborate braided coif.

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