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#6362: Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Burial of St. Sernin

Photo 6362: Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Burial of St. Sernin - Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey

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6362
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Title
Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Burial of St. Sernin
Caption
Burial of the martyred St. Sernin, Bishop of Toulouse (d. c.257 AD). A woman tenderly caresses his head as an angel receives his soul. On the right is the snout of the bull who was goaded by persecutors to drag him to death. Detail of the left panel 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 400D DIGITAL
ISO
400