The Doorway of the Ascension of ChristChrist ascends to Heaven, accompanied by two angels; the lintels depict four angels soaring down from the clouds and ten men, identified as the Apostles.
Voussoirs with the Labors of the Months (harvesting and pruning vines) and Signs of the Zodiac (Cancer and Aries)
|The cycle includes both a sign of the zodiac and a "labor," like harvesting, associated with that time. To depict such subjects indicates that the physical life was not unimportant.|
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