243, MS M.429, fol. 120r

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Saint Beatus, Presbyter of Liebana

Commentary on the Apocalypse and commentary on the Book of Daniel

Spain, perhaps Toledo
520 x 370 mm

Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1910

MS M.429
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Apocalypse: Vial III, Rivers of Blood.

Apocalypse: Vial III, Rivers of Blood (Revelation 16:4) -- Nimbed angel issuing from cloud, pouring out vial upon rivers and fountains; starred background; inscribed on top of frame ET TERCIUS ANGELUS EFFUDIT FIALA SUPER FLUMINA.