Melchizedek

Identifier
DZIELO/04982
Amount
1
Catalogue note author
Maria Działo

Abstract

The sculpture of Melchizedek was created along with a whole reredos around 1728. It depicts King of Salem, who greeted Abraham with bread and wine after victorious battle. The Melchizedek's sacrifice is considered a symbol of the Eucharist and Christ's sacrifice. The sculpture was created in unknown sculpture workshop.

How to cite?

Maria Działo, "Melchizedek ", [in:] "The Sacred Lesser Poland Heritage", 2021, source:  https://sdm.upjp2.edu.pl/en/works/melchizedek-2

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