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#1577: View from Southwest

Photo 1577: View from Southwest - Poitiers Baptistery

Photo Details

Photo ID
1577
Date
2008-07-14
Location
Poitiers Baptistery
Description
Southwest exterior of the Baptistère Saint-Jean in Poitiers. The baptistery dates from c.360, making it the oldest church in France. However, it was significantly modified in later centuries. The rectangular main building is 4th century, but the polygonal narthex and small side apses date from around 1000.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3816 x 2520 px
File Size
5.99 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
46.579509° N, 0.348617° E
Date Digitized
July 14, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 16, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes