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Nuremberg Allegory

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  • This allegorical rendering shows the city of Nuremberg personified as a woman (under "Res Pvb."), and on either side of her is Justice (with sword and scale) and Liberality (manna is falling from heaven). In the background is a profile of the city. This woodcut is taken from a 1564 printing of the city's municipal law code
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