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Friday, May 28, 2010

A Crab in the Aisle

Cancer the Crab in St. Denis Basilica, St. Denis, France St-Denis Basilica, St-Denis, France ~
October 15, 2008

You'll find this crab and gryphon among other images from the zodiac in the aisle leading to the high altar in St-Denis Basilica near Paris. I was surprised to see signs of the zodiac inside a church, but I should not have been. You can read more about the convention here.

Aisle to the High Altar, St. Denis Basilica, France
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