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Decorated initial and map from BL Harley 2533, f. 18v

Decorated initial and map from BL Harley 2533, f. 18v

 
 
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Decorated initial 'Q'(uinque) with interlace and zoomorphic decoration in book 1 of Virgil's Georgica, and circular map of the heavens directly related to the content of the text. Image taken from f. 18v of Bucolica (index Bucolics, Eclogues) (ff. 1-14v), Georgica (index Georgics) (ff. 14v-48v). Written in Latin.

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