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Royal 1 D I f. 231v Crucifixion with the cycle of Thomas of Canterbury
Crucifixion with the cycle of Thomas of Canterbury
Description: Miniature in four registers at the end of the prologue to the Psalter: the Crucifixion, the Martyrdom of Thomas of Canterbury, the Virgin instructing Thomas to wear a hair shirt and, in the same register, Christ coming to Thomas, and Christ standing before Thomas, in the lower register. Illuminated initial 'D'(avid) with a hybrid, at the beginning of the prologue to the Psalter. 
Origin: England 


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