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The Annunciation:Aaron
The Annunciation:Aaron
Aaron holds the flowering rod mentioned in Exodus, which Christians interpreted as a prefiguration of God's choice of Mary to bear Jesus.

German, Hildesheim, about 1170s
Tempera colors, gold leaf, silver leaf, and ink on parchment
11 1/8 x 7 7/16 in.
MS. 64, FOL. 11V