Hosea Takes Gomer to Be His Wife -- second instance paying 15 shekels of silver.
 
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Title:Hosea Takes Gomer to Be His Wife -- second instance paying 15 shekels of silver
Notes:Quatrefoil on the western exterior depicting Hosea redeeming and taking Gomer to be his wife, in accordance with God's command.

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

Scripture:Hosea 3:2-3
Person as Subject:Hosea (Biblical prophet)
Gomer (Biblical figure)
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:71O23
Index of Christian Art Number:20 A51 CND 14W,002 L2

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Attribution:Hosea Takes Gomer to Be His Wife -- second instance paying 15 shekels of silver, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=29458 [retrieved November 27, 2020].
Record Number:29458 Last Updated: 2020-10-29 20:47:40 Record Created: 2003-05-01 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition