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The Wilton Diptych (c. 1395–99) features angels wearing white hart (a deer), the personal emblem of King Richard II of England.

An emblem is an abstract or representational pictorial image that represents a concept, like a moral truth, or an allegory, or a person, like a king or saint.<ref name="OED">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref>


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