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Azor masters: Death of Haman

Azor masters ca. 1430

Death of Haman

illumination (62 × 88 mm) — 15th century Museum Royal Library, The Hague

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This work is linked to Esther 7:9

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Esther begs Ahasuerus to revoke the decree against the Jews. It works; Esther gets the king to grant the Jews permission to kill all their enemies, completely turning the tables on them.

In the background Haman, the source of all evil, hanged, on the pole intended for Mordecai.

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