Episodes from the Lives of Samson and Micah

Book Title: Historiæ Biblicæ Veteris et Novi Testamenti : junioribus ad faciliorem eruditionem, senioribus ad vivaciorem memoriam, divini verbi præconibus ad celeriorem reminiscentiam, omnibus ad utilem sanctámque in curiositatem in centum frugiferis foliis exhibitæ / à Josepho & Joanne Klauber

Author: Klauber, Joseph Sebastian, ca. 1700-1768

Image Title: Episodes from the Lives of Samson and Micah

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Description: This image depicts Samson destroying the temple of Dagon in Gaza by pulling down its pillars. To the top-right an image on a piece of the temple being destroyed shows Samson being led to Gaza after he is captured and blinded by the Philistines. To the top-left on a piece of the temple being destroyed shows a man with his concubine, who had been raped by Benjaminites. The bottom-left corner shows Micah and his idol of silver. The bottom-right corner shows the spies from the tribe of Dan inquiring of priest at Micah’s silver idol.

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