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#854: Double Capital with Harpies

Photo 854: Double Capital with Harpies - National Museum of the Middle Ages, Paris

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Photo ID
854
Credit
Title
Double Capital with Harpies
Caption
Double capital from the cloister at Saint-Denis, c.1140-45, depicting two harpies (birds with human heads). The one on the right has the head of a woman, while the one on the left appears to be a tonsured monk.
Geotag
48.850392° N, 2.343999° E
Uploaded
November 11, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
800