Sarcophagus of the Traditio Legis.
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Title:Sarcophagus of the Traditio Legis
Notes:Front frieze, niche 1: Jesus washing feet, niche 2: Peter receiving the scroll (with witnessing apostle), center niche: Jesus (bearded) standing on a rock (with rivers) with two lambs at his feet, niche 4: Paul holding scroll (with witnessing apostle), niche 5: Jesus before Pilate (washing hands)
Building:Musée de l'Arles antique

Person as Subject:Peter, the Apostle (Biblical figure)
Paul, the Apostle (Biblical figure)
Pontius Pilate, 1st century
General Subject:Law
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism
ICONCLASS Number:11D33421
Index of Christian Art Number:20 A72 ChT S24,001

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Copyright Source:Prof. Robin M. Jensen,
Copyright Permission:Donor must be contacted for permission.
Attribution:Sarcophagus of the Traditio Legis, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved July 21, 2024]. Original source: Prof. Robin M. Jensen,
Record Number:42646 Last Updated: 2022-07-07 15:54:01 Record Created: 2004-12-02 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition