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#6353: Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Martyrdom of the Saint

Photo 6353: Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Martyrdom of the Saint - Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey

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6353
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Title
Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Martyrdom of the Saint
Caption
St. Sernin is calm and peaceful, even finding the strength to bless the crowd, as he is is dragged to death by a bull in the streets of Toulouse around 257 AD. (The photo has been rotated vertically.) Detail of the Sarcophagus of St. Sernin carved by the Master of Cabestany c.1150. Abbey of Saint Hilaire, Saint-Hilaire, Languedoc-Roussillon, France.
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43.093288° N, 2.308406° E
Uploaded
August 2, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
800