Scenes from the Legend of Saint Vincent of Saragossa and the History of His Relics

Pot-metal glass, vitreous paint, and lead | 373.4 x 110.5cm | c. 1245-47

Unknown Artist

The monks of Saint-Germain-des-Prés had a special devotion for Saint Vincent (d. 304), as their abbey had been founded to receive a relic of the saint’s tunic. The relic had been transported from Spain by the Merovingian king Childebert (d. 558), who...
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