Bay 41 - Joseph the Patriarch

 

Index to panels:
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01 - Signature panel (Two money-changers behind their bancus)
02 - Signature panel (a money changer negotiating with a client)

03 - Joseph dreams the sun, moon and stars make obeisance to him (Gen.37:9)
04 - Jacob sends Joseph to Shechem to take supplies to his brothers
05 - Joseph's brothers tending their flocks in Dothan (Gen.37:18)
06 - Joseph's brothers lower him into an old well (Gen.37:24)
07 - Joseph's brothers sell him to some Midianite merchants for 20 pieces of silver
08 - They show Jacob his bloodied cloak and claim he was killed by wild animals

09 - Arriving in Egypt, the Merchants sell Joseph to Potiphar, Captain of the Guard
10 - Joseph (now overseer of the household) rejects the advances of Potiphar's wife
11 - Angry that Joseph spurned her, Potiphar's wife accuses him of attempted rape
12 - Convinced by his wife's calumny, Potiphar has Joseph arrested
13 - Joseph is thrown into prison
16 - Joseph interprets the dreams of Pharaoh's baker and cup-bearer

14 - Pharaoh asleep in his palace, dreaming
15 - Pharaoh's dream of the seven fat and seven lean kine (Gen.41:1-4)
17 - Having wisely interpreted Pharaoh's dream, Joseph is appointed governor
18 - On Joseph's orders, the granaries are filled in preparation for a famine
19 - The Egyptians pouring grain into the Nile
20 - Hearing there is grain in Egypt, Jacob sends his sons to buy some
21 - Joseph's brothers riding camels en route to Egypt to buy grain
22 - Joseph entertains his guests (who don't recognise their long-lost brother)
23 - The finding of Joseph's silver cup in Benjamin's bag (left hand panel of pair)
24 - The finding of Joseph's silver cup in Benjamin's bag (right hand panel of pair)
25 - Jospeph's brothers return home to fetch their father, Jacob (1st panel of 3)
27 - Jospeph's brothers return home to fetch their father, Jacob (2nd panel of 3)
26 - Jospeph's brothers return home to fetch their father, Jacob (3rd panel of 3)
28 - Jacob and his sons riding out of Israel towards Egypt
29 - Jacob and his son Joseph are reuinited

30 - Christ enthroned, blessing

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01 - Signature panel (Two money-changers behind their bancus) 02 - Signature panel (a money changer negotiating with a client while his assistant checks a coin) 03 - Joseph dreams that the sun, moon and stars make obeisance to him (Gen.37:9) 04 - Jacob sends Joseph to Shechem to take supplies to his brothers 06 - Joseph's brothers lower him into an old well (Gen.37:24) 05 - Joseph's brothers tending their flocks in Dothan (Gen.37:18) 07 - Joseph's brothers sell him to some Midianite merchants for 20 pieces of silver 08 - Joseph's brothers show Jacob his bloodied cloak and claim he was killed by wild animals 11 - Angry that Joseph spurned her, Potiphar's wife accuses him of attempted rape 13 - Joseph is thrown into prison 14 - Pharaoh asleep in his palace, dreaming 12 - Convinced by his wife's calumny, Potiphar has Joseph arrested 09 - Arriving in Egypt, the Merchants sell Joseph to Potiphar, Captain of the Guard 10 - Joseph (now overseer of the household) rejects the advances of Potiphar's wife 15 - Pharaoh's dream of the seven fat and seven lean kine (Gen.41:1-4) 16 - Joseph interprets the dreams of Pharaoh's baker and cup-bearer 19 - The Egyptians pouring grain into the Nile 21 - Joseph's brothers riding camels en route to Egypt to buy grain 20 - Hearing there is grain in Egypt, Jacob sends his sons to buy some 22 - Joseph entertains his guests (who don't recognise their long-lost brother) 17 - Having wisely interpreted Pharaoh's dream, Joseph is appointed governor 23 - The finding of Joseph's silver cup in Benjamin's bag (left hand panel of pair) 18 - On Joseph's orders, the granaries are filled in preparation for a famine 24 - The finding of Joseph's cup in Benjamin's bag (right hand panel of pair) 25 - Jospeph's brothers return home to fetch their father, Jacob (1st panel of 3) 26 - Jospeph's brothers return home to fetch their father, Jacob (3rd panel of 3) 27 - Jospeph's brothers return home to fetch their father, Jacob (2nd panel of 3) 29 - Jacob and his son Joseph are reuinited 28 - Jacob and his sons riding out of Israel towards Egypt 30 - Christ enthroned, blessing