Ezekiel's symbols - wheel within a wheel and hem of his robe..
 
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Title:Ezekiel's symbols - wheel within a wheel and hem of his robe.
Notes:Quatrefoil on the western exterior, depicting the symbols of Ezekiel -- his dream-vision of a wheel within a wheel. Ezekiel is here shown to be dreaming, although the biblical text refers only to his vision. Also it shows the hem of his robe, mentioned in his prophesy in Ezekiel 5:3.

Donated by James T. Womack and Anne Richardson, Nashville, TN.

Date:1220-1240
Building:Cathédrale d'Amiens
Object/Function:Relief sculpture
Material:Stone
City/Town:Amiens
Country:France

Person as Subject:Ezekiel (Biblical prophet)
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:71O911

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Attribution:Ezekiel's symbols - wheel within a wheel and hem of his robe., from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=29230 [retrieved December 3, 2020].
Record Number:29230 Last Updated: 2020-10-29 20:41:47 Record Created: 2003-04-26 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition