Ark of the Covenant

Relief from Auch Cathedral depicting the Ark of the Covenant, 1548 C.E. Auch, (Midi-Pyrenees) France.

The Cathedral of Sainte-Marie of Auch is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site as part of the Routes of Santiago de Compostela. Its chief features are its Renaissance choir stalls and stained-glass windows. This gilded bas-relief shows the ark of the covenant being carried by four men.


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