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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 6: The Betrothal of Mary to Joseph
→ 6d: The Tower of David covered in shields → Original composition: Tower apparently rectangular, seen from one side, with crenellation and numerous shields, some on protruding lances
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


Rome,
Biblioteca Corsiniana
55.K.2 (Rossi 17), fol. 8r
1st half 14th century
Toledo, Archivo Capitular
10.8, fol. 9r
1320-1340
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Clm 146, fol. 9r
2nd quarter 14th century
Augsburg,
Universitätsbibliothek
Cod.I.2.2.23 (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek), fol. 9v
circa 1350
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek
lat. fol. 329, fol. 7r
mid 14th century
Cologne,
Historisches Archiv
Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 28-29
2nd half 14th century
Cologne,
Historisches Archiv
Best. 7020 (W (with asterisk)) 105, p. 29
2nd half 14th century
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
fr. 400, fol. 4v
2nd half 14th century
Darmstadt,
Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek
Hs 2505, fol. 13r
circa 1360
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
lat. 9584, fol. 17r
circa 1370 -circa 1390
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
lat. 9584, fol. 17r
circa 1370 -circa 1390
Baltimore,
Walters Art Museum
W. 149, fol. 2r
late 14th century
Admont, Stiftsbibliothek
Cod. 101, fol. 9r
late 14th century
Brussels,
Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 10r
circa 1390
Brussels,
Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
281-283 (cat. no. 2140), fol. 10r
circa 1390
Lyon,
Bibliotheque municipale
245, fol. 126r
1462