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#8271: Bernward's Door: Lion Knocker

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

Photo Details

Photo ID
8271
Date
2008-03-02
Location
Hildesheim Cathedral
Description
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.
Resolution
3888 x 2592 px
File Size
5.60 MB
ISO
800
Geotag
52.149034° N, 9.947283° E
Date Digitized
March 2, 2008
Date Uploaded
May 28, 2011
Credit
Holly Hayes