Lyon St-Just St-Irénée, Fontaine de Claude


Historical Cities

Historical Cities

Re-installed here in 1992, the fountain consists of a rectangular bowl that measures three metres by three and is formed of large slabs of Bugey limestone and a pillar surmounted by a capital with the inscription CLAVD(ius) AVG(ustus) which designates the emperor Claudius born in Lyon in 10 BC.


  • Title: Lyon St-Just St-Irénée, Fontaine de Claude
  • Creator: Historical-Cities.org
  • External Link: Saint-Just

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