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Belgium, Bruges, ca. 1420
M.374 fol. 145v

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Within initial M, Apostle Simon, rays as nimbus, holding book with right hand and saw with left hand; Apostle Jude, rays as nimbus, holding stone with draped right hand.
Blue background decorated with gold scrolls.
Margins decorated with border of floreate rinceaux, some emerging from ends of vertical bar in left margin, and from initial.
Beginning of Introit for feast of Aposles Simon and Jude, 10.28.

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