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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
→ 4 Kings (A.V. II Kings) → The kings of Israel, Juda, and Edom, fight against the king of Moab (4 Kings 3)
→ Eliseus, accompanied by a minstrel, prays for water to sustain the armies of the Kings of Judah, Israel, and Edom in the war against Moab (4 Kings 3:15-20)
→ The besieged King of Moab sacrifices his oldest son on the city walls (4 Kings 3:27)