North Portal: The Relics of St. Benedict
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North Portal: The Relics of St. Benedict

Detail of lintel on the 13th-century Gothic north portal, depicting the finding and transportation of St. Benedict's relics from Montecassino to Fleury in 672 or 673. On the left is a miracle of healing along the way. Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey, France.