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#5158: Life of Christ Window 6: Magi Visiting Herod

Photo 5158: Life of Christ Window 6: Magi Visiting Herod - Chartres Cathedral

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5158
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Life of Christ Window 6: Magi Visiting Herod
Caption
The Three Magi visit King Herod to ask, "Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him" (Matthew 2:1-2). Panel 6 of the Life of Christ Window, the center lancet beneath the west rose window. Dating from about 1150, it depicts the early life of Christ from the Annunciation to the Triumphal Entry. Chartres Cathedral, France.
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Uploaded
March 27, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
800