This is beyond bizarre - from the Luttrell Psalter, anonymous medieval manuscript known for its scenes of daily life and otherworldly beings.
Page from Medieval Scribe's Artbook, sample alphabet:The Macclesfield Alphabet Book, England, British Library
Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval / The medieval imagination never fails to delight. /A Journey Through Medieval Life
hurdy-gurdy cat Book of hours, France ca.