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Royal 2 B VII f. 252v Passion
Passion
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Description: Miniature with scenes of the Passion in four quatrefoils, (top left) Christ crowned with thorns, (top right) the Jews laying hold of Simon of Cyrene, (bottom left) the shaping of the Cross with an axe, (bottom right) the smith's wife forging the nails, with an an historiated initial 'M' with a Jew asking Pilate to set a watch by the tomb, with a bas-de-page scene of an assisted Peter before the emperor. 
Origin: England (London/Westminster or East Anglia?) 
Attribution: Queen Mary Master 


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