Schottenportal: Kneeling Figure
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Schottenportal: Kneeling Figure

Kneeling figure with a book(?) in the lower right jamb of the "Schottenportal," the north portal of the Schottenkirche Sankt Jakob, Regensburg. The monastic church was founded by Irish missionaries and dates mostly from the second half of the 12th century. The portal has been dated to c.1180.