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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Non-biblical narratives treated as Types → Isaias is sawn in two by command of King Manasses
→ Type for Mary Magdalene washing Christ's feet (SHS, few manuscripts only - the comparison is actually with Manasses's repentance, not his crimes)
→ Type for Christ nailed to the Cross (SHS)
→ Type for the Crucifixion (SHS, few manuscripts only)