(photo on external web page)
Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesOyster
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryDefensorium inviolatae castitatis Beatae Mariae Virginis CyclesMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Cgm 3974 (Bavaria or Austria, Mid-15th century)
Iconography of the Virgin MaryDefensorium inviolatae castitatis Beatae Mariae VirginisOysters made pregnant with pearls by the dewfall
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bavaria or Austrian
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Cgm 3974, fol. 94v
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek M√ľnchen (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)
Contact
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