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Cain and Abel

Ivory plaque depicting the sacrifices of Cain and Abel, Cain murdering Abel, and God reaching out to Cain. From Salerno or Amalfi, c.1084. It was almost certainly made for the new Salerno Cathedral, consecrated in 1084. Louvre Museum, Paris.

Photo © Holly Hayes.

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