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Yates Thompson 13 f. 166v Virgin Mary
Virgin Mary
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Description: Bas-de-page scene of a woman falling from her horse, which stumbles, and the devil catching her wrist, but the Virgin Mary breaks the devil’s neck, with a caption reading, ‘Cy n[ost]re dame ru[m]pe le col dun deable q[ue] voleyt avoyt rumpu le col dune dame q[ue] fu sa servaunte.’ 
Origin: England, S. E.? (London?) 


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