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DIMEV 4448
IMEV 2796.5
NIMEV 2796.5
Reason bade I should write
Inscription on a mazer belonging (in 1930) to Major Thorold
Note: Cf. 1551.
Subjects: inscriptions



Inscriptions:
1.Source: New York, NY, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Cloister Collections, 55.25, inscription on a mazer [formerly belonging (in 1930) to Major Thorold]
Transcription:
Resun bad I Schulde write th[i]nke micul t’ spek lite
Note: Transcription from Metropolitan Museum of Art (1975), 44.
Editions:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, . The secular spirit: life and art at the end of the Middle Ages. New York: Dutton, 1975: 43-4.