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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 25: The dead Christ mocked and pierced with a lance
→ 25d: Evil-Merodach cuts the body of his father Nabuchodonosor in 300 parts and feeds them to 300 birds → Variant: Nabuchodonosor's body in or next to a sarcophagus or a grave
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


London, British Library
Sloane MS 346, fol. 18v
circa 1330 -1340
Paris,
Bibliothèque nationale de France
lat. 511, fol. 26r
circa 1370 -1380
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Clm 9716, fol. 53v
15th century
Amberg,
Provinzialbibliothek
2 Ms. 46, fol. 63v
circa 1415 -1440
Berlin, Staatsbibliothek
germ. fol. 245, fol. 48r
circa 1440 -1450
Oxford, Bodleian Library
Douce f. 4, No. 25d (fol. 19r)
circa 1460 -1470
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Cgm 1126, fol. 131r
1463
Speculum humanae salvationis (GW M43054), p. 268 (Pagination after Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, 2 Inc.s.a. 1087)
circa 1473
Hie vahet an ein spiegel menschlicher behaltnuß (GW M43012), fol. 57r (Foliation after Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, 2 Inc.c.a. 531)
1476
Saint-Omer (Pas de Calais),
Bibliothèque municipale
184, fol. 16v
circa 1480