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Fine Feathered Friend Pin

$22.00 AUD or $12.00 AUD

This pin depicts a dragon and a dove, from the illumination of the Perindens Tree in the Aberdeen Bestiary. The translation is, as follows:

"The perindens is a tree in India. Its fruit is sweet throughout and exceedingly pleasant; doves delight in it and live in the tree, feeding on it. The dragon is the dove's enemy; it fears the tree and its shadow, in which the doves dwell; and it cannot approach either the tree or its shadow [...] If it should happen that a dove is caught out of the tree or its shadow, the dragon kills it."

1.9 inch hard enamel pin, gold plated, green glitter wing, two posts, rubber clutches & backstamp