Where shepherds haunt would I be seen,
and rest me in oases green.
When with the caravan I fare,
shawl, coffee, musk, my merchant's ware.
No pathway would I leave untraced,
to the city from the waste.
-Johann von Goethe
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Menorah of Zechariah’s Vision (Folio 316v), from the Cervera Bible, illuminated by Joseph the Frenchman, Spain, 1299–1300. Tempera, gold, and ink on parchment.
(via The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Lisbon’s Hebrew Bible)