Detail of painting above the doorway and below the rose window in the high chapel depicting Jesus Christ in a canopy similar to the reliquary on the opposite side, Upper chapel, La Sainte-Chapelle (The Holy Chapel), 1248, Paris, France. La Sainte-Chapelle was commissioned by King Louis IX of France to house his collection of Passion Relics, including the Crown of Thorns. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Detail of painting above the doorway and below the rose window in the high chapel depicting Jesus Christ in a canopy similar to the reliquary on the opposite side, Upper chapel, La Sainte-Chapelle (The Holy Chapel), 1248, Paris, France. La Sainte-Chapelle was commissioned by King Louis IX of France to house his collection of Passion Relics, including the Crown of Thorns. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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