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Fasciculus temporum
Italy, Naples, ca. 1498
MS M.801 fol. 107v

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Cronaca della Napoli Aragonese: Scene, Alfonso II of Naples leaving Naples -- Alfonso, inscribed LA MAISTA DEL SIGNOR RE ALFONSO, wearing hat, holding scepter with left hand, is astride caparisoned horse, riding amid nine other horsemen, four wearing hats; two wearing armor astride caparisoned horses; one holding banner, another blowing bannered trumpet.
Below, seven horsemen, wearing hats, hold bannered lances; another blowing bannered trumpet. Of several men, some wear armor, many hold spear or halberd, one carries shield, two wear swords, one carries banner, and the foremost beats drum.

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