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    1672


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Viewing: 4o Rawl. 566(81)

Ballad - Roud Number: 29

Title: Courage crowned with conquest; or, A brief relation, how ... Sir Eglamore, bravely fought with ... a ... dragon

First Line: Sir Eglamore that valiant knight

Themes:  Eglamour (legendary character)


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11H(GEORGE)41: St. George and the dragon: dressed in armour and mounted on a (white) horse he brandishes his sword (his lance lies already broken on the ground); the princess nearby may be shown praying or fleeing

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
44A5(+2)(ENGLAND): Symbols of particular nations, states, districts, etc. (+ nation; national)
25G41(ROSE)(+1): Flowers: rose (+ plants used symbolically)



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