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Additional 18850 f. 288v Legend of the fleur-de-lys
Legend of the fleur-de-lys
Description: Full-page miniature of the legend of the fleur-de-lys: the Almighty gives the banner with the fleur de lys to an angel (above right), a hermit presents the banner to Queen Clothilda (upper left) and she presents it to her husband, Clovis, who is being armed by his attendants (centre right). 
Origin: France, Central (Paris) 


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