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Harley 3038 f. 59v Decorated initial
Decorated initial
Description: Decorated initial 'I' at the beginning of John; visible through the parchment from the other side of the leaf is a green initial marking the start of the prologue to the Gospel. The first six lines of the main text is in a wider column than the rest, and has no interlinear gloss. 
Origin: England, Midlands (Shropshire) 


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