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Book of Hours
England, probably Oxford, ca. 1325-1330
MS M.700 fol. 9r

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Medallion 1:
Month, Occupation: September -- Man, wearing tunic, holds basket containing grapes or acorns in left hand, raises right hand to oak tree, and stands beside portal. Gold background.
Medallion 2:
Zodiac Sign (?) -- Two of three goats butting. Background decorated with foliate ornament.
Medallions in right margin below and above horizontal foliate bars in top and bottom margins of Calendar.

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