Nonnberg Faldistorium
ID
 
598
 
Sorting Title
 
Nonnberg Faldistorium, Crossbar 2: Sons seized by Beasts, Theopiste sailing without Husband, detail
 
Subject
 

Description:
On the left panel, Eustace is shown crowned and standing in the middle of a stream. To the right, a lion carries away Eustace's son in its mouth. On the right panel, Theopiste is shown crowned and in a boat between two rowing mariners. To the right, Eustace stands on shore, possibly receiving something from a bird.

 
Century
 
12th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque
 
Format Medium
 

wood and walrus ivory, relief

 
Original Location
 

Possibly from England, Northern France, or the Lower Rhine?

 
Current Repository
 

Salzburg: Nonnberg Convent

 
Image Source
 
Index of Christian Art
 
Photo Repo Number
 
21 S18 CvN F5,1 A2b 007181
 
Contributor
 
Lisa Tom
 
Image of Nonnberg Faldistorium.