Dish with Abraham and Melchizedek

Free-blown glass with paint and metallic foils | 36.9 x 4.2cm | 1498

Hans of Landshut

At the center of this complex scene, the patriarch Abraham, fresh from victorious battle, meets the king and high priest Melchizedek, who at once gives him bread and wine, blesses him, and takes a tenth of Abraham’s loot. Because Melchizedek is dress...
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