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Burney 345 f. 69 Lawrence
Lawrence
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Description: IHistoriated initial 'Q'(uid) with Lawrence being roasted on a gridiron in the bowl of the letter; its tail formed by the bellows used by a man to fan the flames, with a demon holding a forked fire iron standing on the man's head, and a three-sided gold border, at the beginning of Psalm 51. 
Origin: Netherlands, S. (Ghent?) 


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