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Posted 4 years ago

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ZZeppelin
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This too, I've had for years. I've researched, and again, I haven't learned what I would like to know. What does it mean...How was it made? Help?

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  1. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
    It is a hand sewn Needle point picture of possibly either
    Pontius Pilatus. or Jesus . That is my guess . I thought Caesar of Rome but he did not have a beard ,
    I do not believe it was Jesus in Temple because he was standing , Maybe that is a start for you to figure out picture :-)
    Pontius Pilatus (Pontius Pilate), prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, aren't known, but he held office from A.D. 26-36. Pontius Pilate has come down in history because of his role in the execution of Jesus and because of his mention in the Christian statement of faith known as the Nicene Creed where it says "... crucified under Pontius Pilate.needle point sewn by hand each stitch , It looks ike when Jesus or Ceaser or
  2. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
    Delete end where it starts with needle point and ends in or . That some how got moved down from top so dismiss it ok .
  3. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Nice foot in picture one!
  4. ZZeppelin, 4 years ago
    Yea,that ol foot has been through travels to the brink. I remember your name, you have a very interesting collection......Thank you Manikin. I spent much time researching, but ended up,where I am at now. Guessing....
  5. vetraio50 vetraio50, 4 years ago
    I have seen this before and worked on it but it defeats me still. My inclination has been to look to Alexander the Great.
  6. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
    Alexander the Great sounds like a good place to look . I can see that as very possible Vet :-) Great lead .
  7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 4 years ago
    What's on the cushion in front of the dead/sleeping figure?

    An anecdotal story from the life of Alexander?
    The Death of Darius?
  8. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
    It looks like some kind of strange dog to me Vet ?
  9. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
    He was ill for awhile before he died . Looks asleep in this scene not dead but why is someone pointing spear at him ?
  10. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
    Vet I think that is a helmet on pillow ! I see it in different position now.
  11. ZZeppelin, 4 years ago
    I believe its a helmet,face guard and breast plate. I have dine my best, to understand this piece, but am at a loss. Thank you Vetraio & Manikin for your input.

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