Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsMonkeyMiscellaneous
AnimalsBearMiscellaneous
AnimalsLeopard
Birds Miscellaneous
BirdsGoldfinch
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Jewish Ritual
Jewish RitualsPassover meal
Jewish liturgical booksHaggadah
Further details
An illustration of a couple holding books and cups, symbolizing the ritual Passover meal. They flank the letters 'lamed' and 'phe' of the word 'l'phikhakh' (therefore it is commanded that we give praise) the illustration also includes a leopard, bear and a monkey, a goldfinch, and a second bird
ARTIST/CREATOR
Darmstadt
DATE
circa 1430
LOCATION
Darmstadt, Hessisches Landesmuseum → Cod. Or. 8, fol. 25v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Haggadah
Contact
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