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Bishop from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 224v

Bishop from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 224v

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Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a bishop having been saved in a boat from the wreck of a ship laden with pilgrims to Jerusalem, who saw the souls of the drowned ascend to heaven whilst the Virgin saved one of the pilgrims still alive in the water. Image taken from f. 224v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.
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1310 - 1320
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British Library
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