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    Title: Jacob Wrestles with the Angel



    Medium: Woodcut

    Copyright: Public Domain


    As Jacob continues to pray for his and his family's protection, a mysterious man attacks Jacob and they wrestle each other to the ground. The man reveals himself to be a angel and dislocates Jacobs hip. Still holding on to the angel, Jacob refuses to let go till the angel blesses him.
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