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#5461: Ambo (c.1110): Spandrel Struggle

Photo 5461: Ambo (c.1110): Spandrel Struggle - Sant'Ambrogio, Milan

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Photo ID
5461
Credit
Title
Ambo (c.1110): Spandrel Struggle
Caption
A conflict between man and beast in a spandrel of the marble ambo, made in the early 12th century (some sources say 1110, others 1143) and reconstructed after the roof collapsed in 1196. The Lombard Romanesque sculptures illustrate the themes of sin and redemption. Sant'Ambrogio Basilica, Milan, Italy.
Geotag
45.462456° N, 9.175837° E
Uploaded
May 6, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
1600