1. Sacred Destinations
  2. France Photos
  3. Conques Photos
  4. Conques Abbey
  5. Conques Abbey Photos
  6. Conques Abbey

Photo of Conques Abbey

Lantern of Begon: John the Baptist

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.

Photo © David Joyal.

license this photo at Art History Images