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Harley 603 ff. 70v-71 Psalms 137 and 138
Psalms 137 and 138
Description: Drawings illustrating Psalms 137: people praising the Lord (left) and the Psalmist standing before a temple; (lower image) people in captivity hold up their hands (left) and a King is given gifts by the hand of the Lord (right); and Psalm 138: the Psalmist in a cave (or the womb) is blessed by the hand of the Lord (left); a child is brought to be blessed (centre) and three women are shown the way to a temple by an angel (right). 
Origin: England, S. E. (Canterbury), Christ Church Cathedral Priory 


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