Relief of a porcupine with crown and initial L, symbol of Louis XII, on the secondary staircase of the North facade, between the Louis XII wing and the Grande Salle des Etats Generaux, at the Chateau Royal de Blois, built 13th - 17th century in Blois in the Loire Valley, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France. The chateau has 564 rooms and 75 staircases and is listed as a historic monument and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Relief of a porcupine with crown and initial L, symbol of Louis XII, on the secondary staircase of the North facade, between the Louis XII wing and the Grande Salle des Etats Generaux, at the Chateau Royal de Blois, built 13th - 17th century in Blois in the Loire Valley, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France. The chateau has 564 rooms and 75 staircases and is listed as a historic monument and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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