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   Ex-voto of a pair of eyes, bronze.

 Statue of the goddess Sequana, bronze.

 Part of two-sided, black flint tool.

 Statuette in terracotta (idol?).

 Bowl encrusted with pewter, terracotta

 Set of three wine flasks, bronze.

 Statue of a goddess of a spring (?), limestone.

 Bas-relief showing god with birds, limestone.

 Vase decorated with a hunt scene, ceramic.

 Funereal monument of a wine merchant, limestone.

 Sculpted tympanum with "The Last Supper", limestone.

 Part of a decorated box with historical scenes, ivory.

 Fragment of a statue-column with the head of St. Bénigne, limestone.

 Belt buckle decorated with an historical scene, bronze

 Bust of Christ crucified, limestone.

 
 
 
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Dijon, Musée archéologique
 
Fragment of a statue-column with the head of St. Bénigne, limestone.
 
Dating: Mid 12th century.
H: 35 cm.
Origin: Dijon (21), former Saint-Bénigne abbey gate.
Dijon Museum of Archaeology. © F. Perrodin.



St. Bénigne, priest and martyr of the region, decorated the pier of the Romanesque gateway of the abbey that is named after him. Certain stylistic details evoke those of the tympanum of the abbey's refectory.