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France, March 9, 1474
MS G.23 fol. 15r

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Legend, Thebes: Adrastus recognizing Shields of Polynices and Tydeus -- Adrastus, wearing crown over hat, stands with hands raised before bench over which hang two heraldic shields, one with lion guardant, one with boar, the two meant to represent Polynices and Tydeus. Scene in gold frame.

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