Images of Medieval Art and Architecture
Benedictine Abbey Church of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
Nave: Historiated Capital
Two pelicans (symbol of maternal love)
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Salet: Number 90
Upper clerestory of vessel of nave. North side.
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other Vézelay capitals with symbolic subject matter.
Salet, p. 192.
Created by J. Vadnal, October, 1998