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#6146: Excavations: Animals in Combat (11C)

Photo 6146: Excavations: Animals in Combat (11C) - Bitonto Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
6146
Date
2008-04-04
Location
Bitonto Cathedral
Description
Ashlar sculpture of battling animals, late 11th century, displayed in the museum of excavations beneath Bitonto Cathedral, Puglia, Italy. A total of 52 ashlars were discovered stacked beneath the right side of the nave; they originally formed three portals. Based on their style, they were probably made in a French workshop.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3500 x 3418 px
File Size
5.31 MB
ISO
1600
Geotag
41.106305° N, 16.689767° E
Date Digitized
April 4, 2008
Date Uploaded
June 21, 2010
Credit
Holly Hayes