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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 28: Christ entering Limbo
→ 28d: The ostrich dissolves a glass vessel with the blood of a worm to liberate its chick inside → Ostrich with worm next to vessel, in which the chick is not visible
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Paris,
Bibliothèque de l'Arsenal
593, fol. 22v
2nd half 14th century
Cambridge,
Fitzwilliam Museum
43-1950, fol. 13r
circa 1370 -circa 1390
Lilienfeld,
Stiftsbibliothek
114, fol. 42r
circa 1380
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek
germ. fol. 1343, fol. 45r
circa 1400
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek
germ. fol. 1343, fol. 45r
circa 1400
Wrocław,
Biblioteka Uniwersytecka
I F 108 a, fol. 18v
1st half 15th century
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Clm 9716, fol. 59v
15th century
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Pal. lat. 1806, fol. 30r
circa 1401 -1433
Speculum humanae salvationis
1426