heofon-waru, f.n: the community of heaven, heavenly host, inhabitants of heaven, heaven-dwellers. (HEH-ov-on-WA-ruh / ˈhɛɔ-vɔn-ˌwa-rʌ)

Medieval manuscript image of groups of nimbed angels, some holding objects, including staff with cross-inscribed banner, scourge, scrolls, sceptre and globe, flanking fourteen nimbed cherubim, supporting mandorla enclosing Virgin Mary and Christ, both nimbed and emanating rays, with rays extending downward from their hands.
Miscellany; Italy (Naples), late 14th century; Morgan Library & Museum, MS M.498, f. 4v. [ica.themorgan.org]

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