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Jaca, Huesca  (Aragon)

Location

Autonomous region:
Aragon

Province/Island:
Huesca

Huesca

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Description

The nuns from the monastery of Santa Cruz de la Serós were brought here in the 16th century. The most interesting piece in the cenobium is the sarcophagus of Countess Doña Sancha. This is a carved stone Romanesque tomb with magnificent reliefs on all four sides.

Construction:
Monastery

Artistic period:
Romanesque

Historic period:
12th century

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