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Black Prince And Psalter Miniatures

Running from Monday, April 07, 2014 until Friday, July 25, 2014

Introduction

Life of the Black Prince, frontispiece The top half of the page shows the Holy Trinity: God holding Christ on the cross, and the Holy Ghost in the form of a dove. The bottom half shows Edward the Black Prince kneeling in prayer. The ostrich feathers which appear beside him are a badge he adopted after the battle of Crécy. This badge is used by princes of Wales to this day.


Contents

  1. Frontis