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Calendar page for May

This calendar contained the feasts days celebrated in the month of May. Calendars are typically illustrated with the labors of the month and the zodiac signs. The folios of the calendar are decorated with sunbursts and the initials "KS". The device and initials may refer to King Charles VI of France.

This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1405. The scribe Johannes Parvus signed his name on f. 206v.

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