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Illustrations depicting 9th Century Carolingian Soldiers from
The Golden Psalter of St. Gallen
Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 22

David in the desert

Illustration from Psalm 62 (63), page 147


A larger image of David in the desert, The Golden Psalter of St. Gallen
PSALMUS DAUID CUM ESSET IN DESERTO IDUMEAE
A psalm by David, when he was in the desert of Judea

p. 147 Bild u. Titulus zu Ps 62 Psalmus David, cum esset in deserto Idumeae David mit drei Kriegern in der (mit Gräsern u. Bäumen bewachsenen) Wüste Edom, darunter der Psalmtext D(eus, Deus meus) (W), am Stamm der Initiale Löwenköpfe, Zeichnung in Purpur, an den Gewändern Gold.
[David with three warriors in the (overgrown with grasses and trees) wilderness of Edom]

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