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Additional 18851 f. 139 Plunder of the Temple
Plunder of the Temple
Description: Miniature of the soldiers of Antiochus looting statues, books and chalices from the Temple whilst a Rabbi looks on (from Psalm 52), with a large illuminated initial 'D'(ixit), with a full trompe l'oeil foliate border including flowers, vines, strawberries and insects. 
Origin: Netherlands, S., Bruges 


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