Potiphar's wife tried to seduce Joseph many times. But Joseph refused. Finally She grabbed hold of him while he was working inside of the house. Joseph pulled away leaving his cloak in her hands. Infuriated at being refused, she uses the left behind garment as evidence that Joseph was trying to seduce her. Potiphar, enraged, tosses Joseph into jail. This image shows Potiphar's wife accusing Joseph to her husband.