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Carretera de Nájera
26370  Navarrete, La Rioja  (La Rioja)

Location

Autonomous region:
La Rioja

Province/Island:
La Rioja

Rioja, La

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Description

This 12th-century Romanesque doorway belonged to the old hospital of San Juan de Acre, and stands at the entrance to the cemetery. It has five slightly pointed archivolts, of which the two in the even positions are decorated with serrated motifs. At the lower end of the archivolts and on the abutment there are several figures of angels, a dove, and a scene of the Annunciation.

Construction:
Gateway

Artistic period:
Romanesque

Historic period:
12th century

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