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Saint Salvator abbey of Ename around 1665 (high res 3D)

All twelve monks and the abbot come from noble families. Their life in the abbey is luxurious and comfortable, much more than in the centuries before. About 25 other persons are working in the abbey, about half of them are living in the abbey itself.