Conques Abbey Images

Detail of the Lantern of Begon, showing an embossed relief of John the Baptist with the Lamb of God. Known also as the Lantern of St. Vincent, this lantern-shaped reliquary was probably made in Conques in the 11th century. Credit: David Joyal. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
6214
Title
Lantern of Begon: John the Baptist
Date
July 7, 2008
Location
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, begon, c11, christian, conques, europe, france, golden, lantern, medieval, midi-pyrenees, museum, pilgrimage, reliquary, treasury, tresor, village
Original Filename
IMG_9929.jpg
Creator
David Joyal
Source
EdStockPhoto

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