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#424: Human-Lion Relief

Photo 424: Human-Lion Relief - Fontenay Abbey

Photo Details

Photo ID
424
Date
2008-05-30
Location
Fontenay Abbey
Description
Bas-relief of a human-lion hybrid wearing a crown, showing clear Persian influences. It dates from the second half of the 12th century and comes from an abbey in Picheny that no longer stands. It is now on display in the museum of Fontenay Abbey, northern Burgundy.
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
Resolution
3432 x 2295 px
File Size
3.44 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
47.639369° N, 4.389639° E
Date Digitized
May 30, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 11, 2009
Credit
David Joyal