A Basket of Cloves in Villon’s Grand Testament (1462)

Fig. 1 — Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Français 20041, f.119r.
Fig. 2 — A relief of Robert VII d’Estouteville from his tomb at Valmont Abbey copied by François Roger de Gaignières (1642–1715). Paris, BnF, Gaignières, 4204.
Fig. 3 — The verse on the bequest of cloves in Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Français 20041, f.139r.
Fig. 4— Cloves in a basket, from an illustrated initial in a mid-fifteenth-century French copy of Aldebrandin of Siena’s Livre de Phisike. New York, Morgan Library, M.165, f.106r.

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Posting about ancient and medieval Indonesia, up to ~1500 CE. Mainly into 14th & 15th century stuff, but earlier is fine too.

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