Nonnberg Faldistorium
ID
 
596
 
Sorting Title
 
Nonnberg Faldistorium, Crossbar 2: Attempted Departure into Exile and as a Laborer, detail
 
Subject
 

Description:
Left: Eustace of Rome's attempted Departure into Exile: Theopiste and Eustace, carrying a bundle on a staff over the shoulder, both crowned, leave a house.
Right: Eustace as a Laborer: Eustace crowned digging with spade, and show again, cutting down a tree with an axe.
In the center, a herd is represented by a cluster of cattle heads.

 
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 A2a 007176
 
Contributor
 
Lisa Tom
 
Image of Nonnberg Faldistorium.