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Lewis E M 72:15-16
1300 - 1350
Cardinal Point: central
City/Town/Township: Perugia ?
388 mm x 500 mm
- Initial I with St John the Evangelist blessing a Benedictine monk
- These cuttings can be dated to ca. 1325.
- This initial begins the Introit for the feast of St. John the Evangelist (Dec. 27), "In medio ecclesie apperunt os eius..." (In the middle of the temple, he opened his mouth).
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