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Royal 17 F III f. 120 Christian and pagan worship
Christian and pagan worship
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Description: Miniature of pagan priest worshiping an idol, and of a Christian mass in front of an altar, with a full border containing the royal arms of England surmounted by a crowned helm with mantling in Edward's colours of red and blue and surrounded by the Garter, with two escutcheons bearing the royal arms for his sons, Edward, the Prince of Wales and Richard, duke of York, two banners with the royal arms of England, and the Yorkist badge of the white rose-en-soleil with a motto 'Dieu et mon droit', with a puzzle initial 'D'(e ceulz), at the beginning of book 6. 
Origin: Netherlands, S. (Bruges) 
Attribution: Master of the White Inscriptions 


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