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#3636: Virgin and Child Medallion

Photo 3636: Virgin and Child Medallion - Aachen Cathedral

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Photo ID
3636
Credit
Title
Virgin and Child Medallion
Caption
Sculpture of the Virgin and Child with angels (1524, Jan van Steffesweert of Maastricht) hanging from the vault of the Gothic choir (1414). The walls are filled with 13 jewel-toned windows rising 100 feet high. The original windows were badly damaged by fires and finished off by the bombing raids of World War II; the present glass dates from the 1950s.
Geotag
50.774612° N, 6.084114° E
Uploaded
January 1, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
400