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Elephants...

Matthew Paris († 1259): Detail of manuscript. Ms.Cotton Nero
(Book Of Additions / Liber additamentorum), folio 169 v, 1255

He looks angry! Italian manuscript, ca. 1440.
Sloane 4016, folio 50, Animals

Elephant, German manuscript, Arundel 120 f. 28,
Speculum humanae salvationis, 2nd half of the 14th century

a detail of a anuscript from Germany or Switzerland,
Harley 3240 f. 28. Last quarter of the 14th century
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