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Entry into Brussels of Matthias, Archduke of Austria (later Matthias I, Holy Roman Emperor) and election of William, Prince of Orange, as Governor of Brabant.

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Theatre The first of twenty-four theatres constructed along the route of the procession for the performance of dumb-shows or allegories in which the figures of virtues present gifts of great symbolic importance to Matthias.
Dumb_show Juno and the peacock.
Poem Explanatory verse printed within a cartouche.
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