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#3243: North Portal: Finding the Relics of St. Benedict

Photo 3243: North Portal: Finding the Relics of St. Benedict - Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey

Photo Details

Photo ID
3243
Date
2008-07-19
Location
Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey
Description
Monks collecting the bones of St. Benedict from his tomb in Montecassino. Detail of lintel on the 13th-century Gothic north portal, depicting the finding and transportation of St. Benedict's relics from Montecassino to Fleury in 672 or 673. Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey, France.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3888 x 2592 px
File Size
5.84 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
47.809538° N, 2.305874° E
Date Digitized
July 19, 2008
Date Uploaded
December 4, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes