Ezra‌‌

f. 163v Ezra: intiial I, King Cyrus gives orders to builders. The king stands beneath an arch at the bottom of the I initial, and above him a mason lays a course of stonework. in the left margin three builders stand on precariously perched ladders carrying building materials up to the top floor of the building. This is the common subject for the Book of Ezra and it is found in all the other related bibles.

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