Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bible moralisée Oxford-Paris-London copy Numeri
Old Testament
Numbers The Roles of Priests and Levites (Num. 3-10) God chooses the Levites instead of the firstborn as His property (Num. 3:11-12)
Numbers The Roles of Priests and Levites (Num. 3-10) Packing of the Ark of the Covenant for Transport (Num. 4:6-14)
Numbers The Roles of Priests and Levites (Num. 3-10) The Priestly Blessing (Num. 4:22-27)
Further details
1. God chooses the Levites as His property; 2. The packing of the tabernacle for transport; 3. The priestly blessing (ostendat faciem suam tibi et misereatur tui)' 4. The priestly blessing (conuertat deus uultum suum ad te et det tibi pacem)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
circa 1233
LOCATION
Oxford, Bodleian Library → Bodley 270b, fol. 72r
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 72
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