The former bears a general resemblance to the Cherub log, but the dial plate is horizontal and the faces turn upwards.
Probably the cherub has passed through several phases.
Potiori, § 20.9 De Cherub., § '10.
To meet this requirement, Walker in 1878 introduced the Cherub FIG.
II represents the arrangement fitted to the Neptune log; with the Cherub log, a small piece of line is introduced between the governor and the eye of the register.
At any rate the cherub was suggested by and represents the stormcloud, just as the sword in Gen.
One naturally infers from this that the "cherub" was sometimes viewed as a bird.
14 each cherub has four faces, a view tastefully simplified in the Johannine Apocalypse (Rev. iv.
There was a mythic bird-cherub, and then perhaps a winged animal-form, analogous to the winged figures of bulls and lions with human faces which guarded Babylonian and Assyrian temples and palaces.
II -19) as dwelling in Eden, the garden of God, the sacred mountain, under the protection of the cherub, bears a curious resemblance to the narrative in Gen.
10) we find "upon a cherub" parallel to "upon the wings of the wind" (cp. Isa.
18) the cherub has two faces (a man's and a bird's), but in i.
- The Cherub Log.