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#2331: Cloister Capital: Medieval Construction (Detail)

Photo 2331: Cloister Capital: Medieval Construction (Detail) - Conques Abbey

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Photo ID
2331
Credit
Title
Cloister Capital: Medieval Construction (Detail)
Caption
Detail of an especially charming Romanesque capital depicting the church's construction workers leaning out over an unfinished tower, holding the tools of their trade. This is one of the capitals in the cloister, which were commissioned by Abbot Bégon III (1087-1107).
Geotag
44.599242° N, 2.398131° E
Uploaded
December 1, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
ISO
200