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Harley 603 ff. 67v-68 Psalms 129, 130 and 131,
Psalms 129, 130 and 131,
Description: Images illustrating Psalm 129 (upper image): the Psalmist in a tomb and a group of people raising their hands to the lord and angels in heaven; Psalm 130 (lower image): the Psalmist receives rays of light from the hand of God, while four men cover their eyes (centre) and a child leaves his mother (right); Psalm 131: the city of Zion guarded by an angel (left), with worshippers on their knees approaching God in his tented tabernacle; David sits with his harp (lower right) with a woman and two soldiers standing on either side. 
Origin: England, S. E. (Canterbury), Christ Church Cathedral Priory 


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