Special Manuscripts2

Flagellation of Jesus

The Flagellation of Jesus, or the Scourging at the Pillar, is a scene that occasionally appears in Ethiopian manuscripts. The scene generally shows Jesus, bound to a column, and two or more guards with the instruments of torture.


Cerulli, E. 1947. ‘Il «Gesù percosso» nell’arte etiopica e le sue origini nell’Europa del xv secolo’, Rassegna di Studi Etiopici, 6/2 (1947), 109–129. Hourihane, C. 2009. Pontius Pilate, Anti-semitism, and the Passion in Medieval Art (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2009).

There are 1 resources that contain the exact keyword: AT1015Flagellation
id title type
FSUor18 Frankfurt, Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg, Frankfurt Ms. or. 18 mss