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Opening with the Descent into Limbo (Harrowing of Hell), the Ascension, the Pentecost, and the Trinity

The scenes in this opening are part of a cycle of twelve full-page miniatures depicting twenty-four scenes from the life of Christ. The cycle functions as a pictorial preface to the text of the Psalms.

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