Schottenportal: Top Center
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Schottenportal: Top Center

Top tier of the "Schottenportal," the north portal of the Schottenkirche Sankt Jakob in Regensburg, with Christ, six apostles, and an unidentified figure on an extended platform. 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.