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Harley 603 f. 71v Psalm 139
Psalm 139
Description: Pen drawing illustrating Psalm 139: the Psalmist is delivered from his evil captors who have serpents coming out of their mouths by the Lord, who pours oil on him and holds fire in his left hand; an angel spears a violent man who is in a pit with hot coals raining onto him. 
Origin: England, S. E. (Canterbury), Christ Church Cathedral Priory 


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