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Durham Cathedral, choir east
  • C.N. & Co
  • Durham Cathedral, choir east, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Durham, England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14.1 x 21.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 9/16 x 8 7/16 in
  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.023
Description

Interior architectural view of the east choir in the Durhan Cathedral. Contains elaborately decorated wooden pews along the walls facing each other. Romanesque style. From the high vaulted ceiling, two chandelier hang, one in the forefront of the image, the other more directly in the center of the frame. The apse of the cathdral contains a rose window positioned over three tall, gothic arches of stained glass.