MS M.736 fol. 12r

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Miscellany on the life of St. Edmund

England, Bury St Edmunds
ca. 1130
274 x 187 mm

Purchased by J. P. Morgan, Jr., 1927

MS M.736 fol. 12r

Edmund of England: Scene, dragged from Throne ñ An attendant stands behind a crowned Edmund being dragged from his throne by four Danes. Theyíre directed by a man wearing a helmet and armed with a sword. The scene is in an architectural setting and has a decorated frame.
Illustration of Abbo of Fleury, Passio Edmundi, chapter 10.