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Delilah cuts the sleeping Samson's hair, smiling at the Philistine soldiers waiting in the shadows. Engraving.


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In the Bible (Judges 16.19), Delilah herself does not cut the hair

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Delilah's treachery to Samson. Plate III. Judges XVI. Ver. 21. Philistines took him, &c.

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1 print : line engraving ; image 9.8 x 6.7 cm

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Wellcome Library no. 18361i

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