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Psalter-Hours of Guiluys de Boisleux
France, Arras, after 1246
MS M.730 fol. 191r

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Psalm 067 (Vulg., 066).
Initial D decorated with diapered infilling, adjoined by fantastic animal with tail of foliate tendrils in lower margin.
Line ending: two intertwined fantastic animals.
Line ending: rabbit pursued by dog.
Line ending: hybrid woman, wearing berbette, confronting hybrid man (hybrid couple).
Line ending: two fishes connected by line.
Line ending: long-eared hybrid animal with two bodies.
Line ending: foliate ornament.
Text page of Psalm 067 (Vulg., 066) of Lauds of Office of the Dead.

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