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Arundel 91 f. 186v Benignus
Benignus
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Description: Historiated initial 'I'(llo) at the beginning of the passion of Benignus, a priest in the time of the Emperor Aurelian (270-275). He is shown nimbed seated at the top of the letter holding a closed book in his left hand. 
Origin: England, S. E. (Canterbury) 


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