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Right Wing of a Triptych with Saints Nicholas and Theodore

The two saints on this triptych door would have flanked the central image when the triptych was opened. Made in probably Constantinople

Intaglio with Saint Theodore Teron Slaying a Many-Headed Dragon

Theodore Teron (the recruit) was one of several soldier-martyrs whose cults were enormously popular in the later centuries of the Byzantine Empire. This intaglio illustrates Theodore’s miraculous slaying of a d... more

Theodore from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 275v

Bas-de-page scene of Theodore before a judge, assisted by a man. Image taken from f. 275v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Theodore from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 276

Bas-de-page scene of Theodore being crucified, with two men pulling away at his flesh with large forks. Image taken from f. 276 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Theodore from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 275v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Theodore before a judge, assisted by a man. Image taken from f. 275v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Theodore from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 276

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Theodore being crucified, with two men pulling away at his flesh with large forks. Image taken from f. 276 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French i... more

To the tune of a cobler there was

Caricature of a man, seated, three-quarter length, squinting, and poem starting, "A colonel there was, tho' he is not for now, if you want to know why, I'll soon tell you how ..."

Tho. Dilworth, schoolmaster

Head and shoulders, facing right; writing.