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Psalm: 10
Iconography: At the top of the initial the psalmist puts his trust in God, raising his hand to heaven. I trust in the lord. Below the interlace, the wicked enemy prepares his bow and arrow. For behold the wicked have bent their bow: they have prepared their arrows in the quiver.
Art: The archer's bow, shield and sword are unpainted, as is the rising ground beneath him.
Thread stitch: yes, with red threads
Historical Relevance:
Quire: 6

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