Detail of the Fulda Portable Altar: St. Nicholas and Aaron

Like St. Blaise on the left, St. Nicholas carries a crozier and wears a chasuble with a Y-shaped orphrey. Aaron holds a censer, used in his role as high priest and especially as intercessor for the people.

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