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Bear from BL Harley 4751, f. 15v

Bear from BL Harley 4751, f. 15v

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Summary

Detail of a miniature of a mother bear licking her cub, to give it its shape. Image taken from f. 15v of Bestiary, with extracts from Giraldus Cambrensis on Irish birds. Written in Latin.

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1200 - 1300
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British Library
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