Folio 26v

Commemorations of the saints, continued.

Saint Catherine, continued.

Prayer, Gaude virgo Katherina, continued.

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According to the legend of St Margaret of Antioch, she was tortured, in part for her Christianity, and was swallowed by a dragon, which burst apart, so freeing her. The dragon has the end of St Margaret's cloak in its mouth.

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