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The Vision of Candles:Keys of Heaven
The Vision of Candles:Keys of Heaven
The alpha and omega written on the book's pages are the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet, which symbolize the admonition to John in the text: "Fear not. I am the First and the Last."


Unknown
English, probably London, about 1255 - 1260
Tempera colors, gold leaf, colored washes, and ink on parchment
12 9/16 x 8 7/8 in.
MS. LUDWIG III 1, FOL. 3