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King's 24 f. 88 Entellus and Dares wrestling
Entellus and Dares wrestling
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Description: Miniature of the two youths (Entellus and Dares) wrestling in the nude, and in background; ships weighing anchor and the sacrifice of a bull on the shore of Actium, at the beginning of book III of Virgil's Aeneid and decorated initial 'P'(ostquam). 
Origin: Italy, Central (Rome) 


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