Porte de la Maison du Maure

Historic site and monument, Historic patrimony, Door, listed (CMN) in Saint-Tropez

  • The doorway to the so called "Maison du Maure," which dates from the late 16th century, is listed on the Supplementary Inventory of Historic Monuments.

  • The door surround is carved from green serpentine sourced from La Chartreuse de la Verne monastery region in Collobrières. The door itself, which is semi-circular, features a carved keystone of a turbaned Barbary pirate. It is flanked by 2 pillars resting on lion head pedestals, supporting an entablature also adorned with lion heads. The structure is surmounted by a triangular pediment enclosing an urn.
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