EdStockPhoto

#1008: Charlemagne Window: Roland Kills a King

Photo 1008: Charlemagne Window: Roland Kills a King - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Quick Facts

Photo ID
1008
Credit
Title
Charlemagne Window: Roland Kills a King
Caption
Roland kills a crowned opponent, who may be the giant Ferragut or King Marsile, with his sword. Panel 17 in the Charlemagne Window, c.1225, based on legends described in the Historia Caroli Magni and Song of Roland. Located between the east and northeast chapel of the apse, Chartres Cathedral, France.
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Uploaded
November 12, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
1600