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Psalter-Hours of Guiluys de Boisleux
France, Arras, after 1246
MS M.730 fol. 25r

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Line ending: nude woman, wearing berbette, in jaws of fantastic animal, and hybrid woman with long hair, both jousting with lances and shields, one decorated with azure, a cross argent.
Line ending: hybrid man, crowned, with two bodies.
Line ending: escutcheon of azure, two fishes argent, and man, wearing cap, armed with sword and shield, attacking horned fantasic animal.
Line ending: heraldic escutcheon of argent, on a bordure gules, bezanty argent.
Line ending: insect (?) and horned fantastic animal.
Line ending: snail encountering soldier, wearing helmet and chain mail, armed with shield and sword, hurling javelin.
Line ending: man, wearing cap, armed with sword, pursued by rabbit.
Line ending: foliate and geometric ornament.
Text page of Psalm 9:13-20, 10:01-22 (Vulg., 9:14-21)

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