- Clothed in a long garment, gird in gold
- Fiery eyes
- Brazen extremities
The main difference being that the angel’s face is beryl-colored (yellow or blue/green) while Jesus’s face is white
What is at the root of the similarities? Do these features derive from some template of heavenly visitation? Do the individual features have meanings which would have been more clear to a reader in antiquity? Is there any elaboration of the authorial intent here?