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Only a black and white version is currently available of this manuscript in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris. It is entitled as “Anciennes chroniques d’Angleterre”; the author of the text is supposedly Jean de Wavrin (1400?–1474?). This work was issued is several volumes [1, 2].

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On folio 9r, in the lower border, a stylised snail is included in the illumination. The shell is sinistral, the head of the animal is upright (in an unnatural pose), with two large and two small tentacles.

BNF_MS Français74_f9r_detail

Note:
[1] BNF, Ms. Français 74. http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b9009645r.
[2] https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean_de_Wavrin

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