Plaques with scenes from the Story of Joshua: Battle of Ai (top); Judgment and Execution of the King of Ai (below left); Joshua and Gibeonite Ambassadors (below right)

Published/Created:
Constantinople
Physical Description:
6.3 x 9 x .6 cm; 2.7 x 9.1 x .2 cm; 9.2 x 2.6 x .2 cm
Date Depicted:
ca. 900-1000
500 AD - 1499 AD
Materials:
ivory, traces of polychromy, gilding, bone (border strips)
Topics:
Bible O.T. Joshua -- Illustrations -- (LC)
Ivories -- Byzantine -- 10th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Byzantine
Accession Number:
4377-009
Genre:
ivories (AAT)
plaques (flat objects) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Animal & Plant Specimens
Currency, Coins & Medals
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Creator:
Wander, Steven H
Source Title:
Joshua Roll
Source Created:
Wiesbaden
Reichert Verlag
2012
Call Number:
Nd3358 J8 W36 2012 (LC)
Orbis Barcode:
39002113585609
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art
OID:
10513060
PID:
digcoll:1837224