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Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 25: The dead Christ mocked and pierced with a lance
→ 25c: Absalom, already wounded by lances, is attacked with swords → Variant: In the middle Absalom hanging from the tree, not wounded by spears, at the left and right a soldier attacking him with swords
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary

Admont, Stiftsbibliothek
Cod. 101, fol. 28r
late 14th century
London, British Library
Sloane MS 361, fol. 27v
1st half 15th century