Plants

The plants found in sacred objects and images, for example the vines and palm trees, are often mentioned in the Bible. In other cases, they are linked to a particular event that is important in Christian belief.

  • Panel showing vine and ivy leaves
  • Germany, about 1290
  • Museum no. 5462-1858
 
Plants
 

Select a sign or symbol

Wheat
Wheat

Grapes and Vines
Grapes and Vines

Palm Branch
Palm Branch