Porch Capital: Daniel in the Lions' Den
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Porch Capital: Daniel in the Lions' Den

Romanesque capital of Daniel in the Lions Den in the porch of the west tower. Dedicated to a 6th-century abbot from Poitiers, the Church of St. Porchaire is a Carolingian foundation with a Romanesque tower (11th century) and Late Gothic interior (1520).