Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The building of the Temple (3 Kings 5-8) The molten sea (3 Kings 7:23-26)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisManuscriptsRothenburg ob der Tauber, Konsistorialbibliothek, WD 107 (Southern Germany, Mid-15th century)
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 12: Baptism of Christ12b: The Molten Sea → All images
CyclesManuscripts and Prints Speculum humanae salvationisChapter 12: Baptism of Christ12b: The Molten Sea → Variant: Molten Sea as a font or a cauldron, without a narrow stam, oxen regularly at the bottom, no users
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 3 Kings 3 Kings 7:23-26: The molten seaType for the Baptism of Christ (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Antitypes for episodes from the Ministry of Christ Baptism with 3 Kings 7:23-26: The molten sea (SHS)Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern German
DATE
mid 15th century one fascicle of the composite manuscript is dated to 1452
LOCATION
Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Lower Franconia), Konsistorialbibliothek (kept in the Stadtarchiv) → WD 107, fol. 27v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Speculum humanae salvationis
Acknowledgements
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Contact
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