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Old 06-17-2006, 07:20 PM
tygerbryght tygerbryght is offline
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Originally Posted by Peak Banana
However, I find plenty of mentions of the feudal gesture by itself, like here- including a nice picture, apparently from the Dresden Manuscript of the Sachsenspiegel, whatever that is. It's figure 2, scroll down to near the end of the page. Sure looks a lot like a dude praying to me.
Absolutely marvelous reference! Thank you.

I like hawksgirl's explanation. That's why I sometimes do it.