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Royal 1 D I f. 394v Jonah
Jonah
Description: Decorated initial 'S'(anctum) and 'I'(onas) with a dog, human heads and marginal extensions containing hybrids, at the beginning of the prologues to Jonah, and a historiated initial 'E'(t factum est), of Nineveh in the upper register and Jonah in the mouth of the fish, in the lower register, at the beginning of Jonah. 
Origin: England 


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