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Hyena from BL Harley 4751, f. 10

Hyena from BL Harley 4751, f. 10

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Detail of a miniature of a hyena (Yena) devouring a human corpse, which it pulls from a tomb. Image taken from f. 10 of Bestiary, with extracts from Giraldus Cambrensis on Irish birds. Written in Latin.

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Date

1200 - 1300
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British Library
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