62l.—Initial capital letter “L” from Dance of Death Alphabet.details

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62l.—Initial capital letter “L” from Dance of Death Alphabet.

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This decorative initial letter “L”, or drop cap, is from an alphabet designed by Hans Holbein and dating from 1523. It features a skeleton, representing Death, standing on the left, carrying holy water, and taking the Canon (a priest).

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