The Scripture as Rebus. Numbers 20, 11

TSaR_1789_p35.jpg

Title

The Scripture as Rebus. Numbers 20, 11

Subject

Page 35--Numbers 20, 11

Description

Numbers 20, 11 from the 1789 edition of the popular children's Bible. The page includes illustrations depicting the actions stated in the phrase below: "Moses lifted up his Hand, and with his Rod he smote the Rock twice; and the Water came out abundantly. So the Congregation and their Beasts drank."

Creator

Dublin: Bennett Dugdale, 1789. In-8˚

Source

A curious hieroglyphick Bible : or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth. Designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures. To which are subjoined a short account of the lives of the evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts

Publisher

The Florida State University Libraries Special Collections

Date

1789

Contributor

Lindsay Ogles

Rights

Materials are provided for educational use under fair use as outlined by current U.S. Copyright law and accompanying guidelines. Written permission from The Florida State University Libraries Special Collections Department or the rights holder must be obtained before using an item for publishing or commercial purposes.

Format

jpeg

Type

Text

Identifier

TSaR_1789_p35

Coverage

1789

Original Format

Book Page

Citation

Dublin: Bennett Dugdale, 1789. In-8˚, “The Scripture as Rebus. Numbers 20, 11,” Book of Kings, King of Books: Early Printed Bibles from the Carothers Collection, accessed April 23, 2018, http://strozierbiblesexhibit.omeka.net/items/show/43.