Mose weiht Aaron und seine Söhne zum Priesteramt (?), German, 12th century
German, 12th century
Mose weiht Aaron und seine Söhne zum Priesteramt (?)
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German, 12th century

Mose weiht Aaron und seine Söhne zum Priesteramt (?)


Blatt
342 x 252 mm
Inventory Number
622
Object Number
622 Z
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Mose weiht Aaron und seine Söhne zum Priesteramt (?)
Draughtsman
  • German, 12th century
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Material
Technique
Geographic Reference
Production Reason
Captions Added Later
Verso bezeichnet unten (mit Bleistift): Deutsch Byzantinisch des XII Jahrhunderts / No 479
Verso Stempel des Städelschen Kunstinstituts, Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 2356), mit zugehöriger Inventarnummer
Watermark
  • Nicht vorhanden

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Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
CC BY-SA 4.0 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Persons Shown
Illustrated Passage
  • Bibel, Altes Testament, Exodus 29,4-7

Iconclass

Primary
  • 71E21 Aaron and his four sons are ordained by Moses (Leviticus 8)
  • 11H(PETER) the apostle Peter, first bishop of Rome; possible attributes: book, cock, (upturned) cross, (triple) crozier, fish, key, scroll, ship, tiara
  • 11H(PAUL) the apostle Paul of Tarsus; possible attributes: book, scroll, sword
  • 11D3 Christ as adult
  • 11I62(MOSES) Moses (not in biblical context); possible attributes: rays of light or horns on his head, rod, Tables of the Law
  • 11D3342 'Traditio legis', 'Dominus legem dat', i.e. Christ giving a scroll (the Law) to Paul; Peter present
  • 71E1 the book Exodus: story of Moses and Aaron

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31.03.2021