Date Quality:ca

Dimensions:332 cm Length x10 cm Width

Number of Pieces:4


Shelfmark:MS 632

Provenance:Unknown Provenance

Contents:Prayers and invocations to Saint Quiricus and Saint Julitta, his mother; with other prayers and invoctions against all evils spiritual and temporal, and for safe delivery in childbirth.

Description:6 emblematic figures associated with Christ's passion: 3 nails, instruments of Passion, 2 images of letters IHS, a crucifix, a figure of Christ standing.

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