Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Sea deities and animals
Nereids Various activitiesBlowing a conch shell or another instrument
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthPersonificationsOceanus alone
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Cycles Western Psalters (not related to the Utrecht Psalter) with images for individual PsalmsStuttgart Psalter
Psalms Psalms 51-100 (Vulg.), 52-101 (AV) Psalm 68 (Vulg.), 69 (AV): Salvum me fac
Jonas (A.V. Jonah) Jonas cast over board and swallowed by the sea-monster (Jon. 1:15, 2:1)
Further details
Innterpretation of Psalm 68:3: 'Veni in altitudinem maris, et tempestas dimersit me' (I am come into the depth of the sea: and a tempest hath overwhelmed me) with Jonah being cast into the Sea
ARTIST/CREATOR
St-Germain-des-Prés (Paris)
DATE
1st half 9th century
LOCATION
Stuttgart, Württembergische Landesbibliothek → Cod.bibl.fol. 23, fol. 79r
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ernest T. De Wald, The Stuttgart Psalter, Biblia Folio 23, Wuerttembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart, Princeton 1930
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RELATIONS
Württembergische Landesbibliothek
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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