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Rerum Sapientia custos.

Wisdom is the guardian of all things.

Madame Marguerite de France, tresillustre Du-
chesse de Berri
,[1] fait sa Devise de l’Olive, ensemble du
Serpent, sinifiant ainsi, toutes choses estre regies, & gou
vernees par sapience, ou sagesse.


1.  Marguerite de France, daughter of François I, sister of Henri II, who was known as the Duchesse de Berri until her marriage in 1559 to Emmanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy. She died in 1574.

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