The Abbess Delivered from BL YT 13, f. 157v

Bas-de-page scene of the Abbess Delivered, of the abbess, held by a nun, raising her arms to the bishop can test her breast to see if it contains milk, while three nuns look on, with a caption reading, ‘Cy levesq[u]e p[ou]r escusem[en]t taste le mamales si il put trov[e]r du leet.’ Image taken from f. 157v of Book of Hours, Use of Sarum ('The Taymouth Hours'). Written in Latin and French.

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