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Hydra and crocodile from BL Harley 4751, f. 62v

Hydra and crocodile from BL Harley 4751, f. 62v

 
 
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Detail of a miniature of a hydra swallowed by a crcodile and bursting through its side. Image taken from f. 62v 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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