MS M.643, fol. 10r (Miniature no. 18)

Christ: before Pilate

Florence, Italy
ca. 1320
245 x 176 mm

Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943) in 1919

MS M.643
Page description: 

Christ: before Pilate -- Pilate sits in canopied throne, with feet on dais. He raises right hand toward Christ, decorated crossed nimbus, with hands raised. He is surrounded by man raising right hand and seven soldiers, wearing armors and helmets, four armed with spears, and one with round shield.