253, MS M.429, fol. 125r

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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: Scarlet Woman on Beast.

Apocalypse: Scarlet Woman on Beast (Revelation 17:3-4) -- Scarlet Woman crowned, holding goblet, mounted in saddle on horned seven-headed beast with horned serpent tail; starred background.