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#9579: Episcopal Throne (c.1040)

Photo 9579: Episcopal Throne (c.1040) - Monte Sant'Angelo Shrine

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Photo ID
9579
Credit
Title
Episcopal Throne (c.1040)
Caption
Romanesque episcopal throne dating from the period when Leone, a native of Monte Sant'Angelo, was Archbishop of Siponto-Gargano (1023-50). The panel seen here, showing St. Michael spearing the dragon. Scholars believe this panel is even older than the throne. Shrine of St. Michael the Archangel, Monte Sant'Angelo, Puglia, Italy.
Geotag
41.706277° N, 15.959943° E
Uploaded
February 3, 2012
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
1600