Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Numeri
Old Testament
Numbers Counting of the Israelites (Num. 1-2) List of the Captains of the Tribes (Num. 1:5-16)Dan (Num. 1:12)
Numbers Counting of the Israelites (Num. 1-2) List of the Captains of the Tribes (Num. 1:5-16)Asher (Num. 1:13)
Numbers Counting of the Israelites (Num. 1-2) List of the Captains of the Tribes (Num. 1:5-16)Gad (Num. 1:14)
Numbers Counting of the Israelites (Num. 1-2) List of the Captains of the Tribes (Num. 1:5-16)Naphthali (Num. 1:15)
Further details
1. The Tribe of Dan (signifying the prudent); 2. The Tribe of Asher (signifying those rich in good works); 3. The Tribe of Gad (signifying those who are always prepared for Christ); 4. The Tribe of Naphtali (signifying the faithful people)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 69v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bible moralisée
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alexandre, comte de Laborde, La Bible Moralisée Illustrée, vol. 1, Paris 1911, plate 69
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