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Amiens Cathedral
  • Europe
  • Amiens Cathedral, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Amiens, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.400
Description

An exterior view of Amiens Cathedral's facade. Gothic in style, the facade includes a tri-portal entry complete with pointed archivolts, mullioned windows, a rose window, and two bell towers. Sculptures of saints are placed in niches, which are located below the rose window.