Balaam's Prophecy of 'Star of Jacob'.
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Title:Balaam's Prophecy of "Star of Jacob"
Notes:Balaam's Prophecy of "Star of Jacob" foretelling Jesus' birth.

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

Building:Cathédrale d'Amiens
Object/Function:Relief sculpture

Scripture:Numbers 22-24
Person as Subject:Balaam (Biblical figure)
Lectionary links:CAdvt01
General Subject:Star
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:71E3317
Index of Christian Art Number:20 A51 CND 14W,002 J2

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Copyright Source:image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson
Copyright Permission:Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0
Attribution:Balaam's Prophecy of "Star of Jacob", from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved February 25, 2024]. Original source: image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson.
Record Number:29208 Last Updated: 2022-06-19 17:38:54 Record Created: 2003-04-26 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition