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#8271: Bernward's Door: Lion Knocker

Photo 8271: Bernward's Door: Lion Knocker - Hildesheim Cathedral

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Photo ID
8271
Credit
Title
Bernward's Door: Lion Knocker
Caption
Lion knocker on the left side of Bernward's Door (Bernwardstüren) in Hildesheim Cathedral. The door was commissioned by Abbot Bernward in 1015 for St. Michael's Church in Hildesheim. Partially seen above the knocker are the labors of Adam and Eve.
Geotag
52.149034° N, 9.947283° E
Uploaded
May 28, 2011
ISO
800