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#6360: Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Martyrdom of St. Sernin

Photo 6360: Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Martyrdom of St. Sernin - Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey

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6360
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Title
Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Martyrdom of St. Sernin
Caption
The martyrdom of St. Sernin, who was dragged to death by a bull in the streets of Toulouse around 257 AD. The saint accepts death calmly, even finding the strength to bless two saintly women on the way. Detail of the Sarcophagus of St. Sernin, carved by the Master of Cabestany c.1150. Abbey of Saint Hilaire, Saint-Hilaire, Languedoc-Roussillon, France.
Geotag
43.093288° N, 2.308406° E
Uploaded
August 2, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
ISO
800