Sarcophagus with Scenes from Scripture
Musée Réattu, Arles, France
Figure from Erich Dinkler's "The Christian Realm: Abbreviated Representations," in Weitzmann.
More of Christ's miracles
Lid, L to R: Slaughter of the Innocents, roundel, Hand of God staying Abraham's sacrifice of Isaac, Adam and Eve, unidentified (Christ blessing a woman?), Moses receives the Law, roundel, unidentified man on throne
Case, upper register, L to R: a miracle of St. Peter, a miracle of Christ (the paralytic and his cot?), shell with the decedents, Jesus and the woman with the flow of blood, Christ with St. Peter and a rooster
Case, lower register, L to R: the Magi, Cana, the multiplication of the loaves and fishes, St. Peter's water miracle, soldiers and a man with a scroll.
More of St. Peter
More of the Adoration of the Magi
More of the Slaughter of the Innocents
More of Adam and Eve
More of Cana