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The Shrine of St. Foy, on display in a small museum in the cloisters, dates from the late 9th century and is the only medieval shrine of its kind that survives today. Credit: David Joyal. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
2337
Title
Shrine of St. Foy: Front View
Date
July 7, 2008
Location
Things
Date
July 7, 2008
Coordinates
44.5989670° N, 2.3977230° E
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Image Type
digital photo
File Type
jpg
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
Focal Length
30
Iso
1600
Keywords
art, bejeweled, c9, christian, conques, crown, europe, foy, france, gold, golden, jewels, medieval, midi-pyrenees, museum, oldest, pilgrimage, relics, reliquary, saint, shrine, statue, treasury, tresor, village, wood
Creator
David Joyal
Source
EdStockPhoto

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