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Stowe 944 f. 6 King Cnut and Queen Emma
King Cnut and Queen Emma
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Description: Miniature of King Cnut and Queen Aelfgifu (also called Emma) before a large gold cross on an altar. Above them, angels hold a veil over Aelfgifu, a crown over Cnut, and gesture upwards toward an image of Christ in Majesty in a mandorla holding an open book, flanked by Mary and Peter. Below the feet of the king and queen are monks looking upward within arches. 
Origin: England, S. W. (Winchester) 


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