Crucifixion Plaque with Longinus and Stephaton

8th century
Gold
Treasury of the Church of St. Foy, Conques, France

The inscriptions identify the bearded man on the left with the spear as Longinus and the one on the right as Stephaton, who gave Christ the sponge with vinegar. The now faint outline of Christ's cross and body are in the center.

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Photographed at the Treasury by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.