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#424: Human-Lion Relief

Photo 424: Human-Lion Relief - Fontenay Abbey

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Photo ID
424
Credit
Title
Human-Lion Relief
Caption
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.
Geotag
47.639369° N, 4.389639° E
Uploaded
November 11, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
ISO
100