Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Israelites in the Desert The Israelites gather Manna (Exod. 16:14-18)
Further details
Deep bowl or wine cooler decorated with a scene from Exodus 16 of the children of Israel gathering Manna, food that miraculously falls from Heaven as they travel through the wilderness during their flight from Egypt. They are supervised by Moses and Aaron; overhead is a large rain cloud.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Patanizzi, Alfonso possibly Urbino (Patanazzi workshop)
DATE
circa 1600 - circa 1625
LOCATION
Oxford, Ashmolean Museum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Timothy Wilson, Italian Maiolica and Europe, Oxford 2017, cat. no. 131
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RELATIONS
side view of object
Contact
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