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#8982: Sundial Angel

Photo 8982: Sundial Angel - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
8982
Date
2008-07-19
Location
Chartres Cathedral
Description
An angel holding a sundial on the south tower of the west front. This is a 20th-century reproduction of an original from c.1230, which is now stored in the crypt. The angel was probably originally on the Royal Portal. The sundial bears a date of 1528.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3860 x 2573 px
File Size
9.04 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Date Digitized
July 19, 2008
Date Uploaded
August 15, 2011
Credit
Holly Hayes