Crossing the Red Sea from the Paris Psalter.
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Title:Crossing the Red Sea from the Paris Psalter
Notes:Wisdom/Cold weather - hail is in the top left corner of the manuscript page. The Paris Psalter is an outstanding example of the 10th century Macedonian Renaissance, from the Byzantine empire.
Date:middle of the 10th century
Building:Bibliothèque nationale de France
Object/Function:Manuscript illumination

Scripture:Wisdom of Solomon 10:15-22
Psalm 147
Person as Subject:Wisdom
Lectionary links:AXmas02
General Subject:Wind
Crossing the Red Sea

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Record Number:55814 Last Updated: 2016-02-16 14:12:14 Record Created: 2013-11-15 15:15:14
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