Sainte-Opportune-du-Bosc (Seine-Maritime)
Priory church of Notre-Dame du Bosc


12th  century 

Capital of an engaged column, ornamented with three highly stylised small palm motifs, completely filling the surface of the basket; these are joined together by ties, above the two arches which are themselves highly stylised. The decoration is in very low relief.

Dimensions of the object
25 cm, w.: 38 cm; depth. 26 cm

- Exhibitions : Trésors des abbayes normandes, Rouen et Caen, 1979, n° 207, p. 100 ; I Normanni popolo d’Europa 1030-1200, Rome 1994, n° 288

Musée départemental des Antiquités de Rouen, Seine-Maritime
inv. 1258.1

Yohann Deslandes, Musée des Antiquités de Rouen