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#6214: Lantern of Begon: John the Baptist

Photo 6214: Lantern of Begon: John the Baptist - Conques Abbey

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Photo ID
6214
Credit
Title
Lantern of Begon: John the Baptist
Caption
Detail of the Lantern of Begon, showing an embossed relief of John the Baptist with the Lamb of God. Known also as the Lantern of St. Vincent, this lantern-shaped reliquary was probably made in Conques in the 11th century.
Geotag
44.598967° N, 2.397723° E
Uploaded
July 4, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
ISO
1600