Untitled view of desert encampment of Israelites

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Untitled view of desert encampment of Israelites

Barcode: 297

Creator: Arias Montano, Benito

Region Depicted: Sinai, Egypt

Date Produced: 1572

Date Published: 1572

Language: Latin

Subjects: Exodus, The · Bible --Geography · Sinai (Egypt) · Tabernacle · Arias Montano, Benito, 1527-1598 · Jews · Livestock · Slaughtering and slaughter-houses · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Views

Dimensions: 37 x 25 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Illustration of the desert encampment of the Israelites. The view features the Tabernacle and labeled tents of the tribes of Israel. Moses, Aaron, and other Israelites are identified. All around the Tabernacle people are herding animals and going about the daily lives. Within the Tabernacle are numerous figures preparing a large fire and butchering livestock.

Physical Description: 1 illustration: uncolored

Theme: The Holy Land

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/297.0001