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#3167: Sanctuary

Photo 3167: Sanctuary - Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey

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Photo ID
3167
Credit
Title
Sanctuary
Caption
Sanctuary of Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey, consecrated on March 21, 1108, looking southwest. The mosaic floor in polychrome marble is the oldest object in the church, dating from the 4th or 5th century during the Roman period. It was installed in the previous abbey church around 1000 and preserved in the present church.
Geotag
47.809538° N, 2.305874° E
Uploaded
December 4, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
ISO
800