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title unknown (west facade of Regensburg Cathedral)
  • Europe
  • title unknown (west facade of Regensburg Cathedral), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Regensburg, Germany
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.501
Description

A detailed, exterior view of Regensburg Cathedral's western facade, known as St. Peter's Portal. The main focus of the image is the intricately designed column that stands in the front center of the doorways. Architectural elements include: jambs, canopies, sculptures, a tympanum, a trumeau, and an archivolt.