Ishmaelites Purchase Joseph

Book Title: Biblia Sacra : ad optima quaeque veteris, & Vulgate, translationis exe[m]plaria summa diligentia pari[que]; fide castigata. Cum Hebraicorum, Caldaeorum & Graecorum : nominu[m] interpretatione

Author: Eskrich, Pierre, ca. 1530-ca. 1590, ill.

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Description: Joseph’s brothers lift him out of a cistern, after they decide to sell him to the Ishmaelites (right) for twenty shekels of silver. In the background, one of Joseph’s brothers places goat’s blood on his garment. Illustration by Pierre Eskrich (ca. 1550-ca. 1590).

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