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Initial S formed a a female-headed snake, offering the apple to Eve, with Adam below; in the leaves of the decoration in the upper border, allegories of the 7 deadly sins, partially cropped.

Image ID: 427846

Initial S formed a a female-headed snake, offering the apple to Eve, with Adam below; in the leaves of the decoration in... ([ca. 1474])

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Image Title

:  Initial S formed a a female-headed snake, offering the apple to Eve, with Adam below; in the leaves of the decoration in the upper border, allegories of the 7 deadly sins, partially cropped.

Creator

: Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375 -- Author

Additional Name(s)

: Steinhöwel, Heinrich, 1412-1482? -- Translator

Item/Page/Plate

: f. 9v

Source

: [Two texts by Giovanni Boccaccio] / Von synnrychen erluchten wyben

Source Description

: ff. iii + 176 + iii

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Spencer Collection

Catalog Call Number

: Spencer Collection Ms. 105

Digital ID

: 427846

Record ID

: 250692

Digital Item Published

: 6-3-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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