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Choose from 218 pictures in our Shrine collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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The burial-chapel of SS. Felix and Adauctus in the Catacombs of Commodilla, Rome, Italy, (1928)

The burial-chapel of SS. Felix and Adauctus in the Catacombs of Commodilla, Rome, Italy, (1928). '4th and 7th Century...In the background the tomb of St. Felix, over it the two martyrs; between them, above, the monogram of Christ, below a shrine with sacred parchments. From the times of Damasus (366-384) and Siricius (384-398)...On right of St. Felix' tomb St. Luke with an inscription: "Sub Tempora Constantino Augusto Nostro Factum Est." [Wilpert] states that this inscription refers to the Emperor Constantine IV, Pogonatus (668-685)'. After Joseph Wilpert. Plate XLVIII, fig 106, from "An Encyclopaedia of Colour Decoration from the Earliest Times to the Middle of the XIXth Century" with explanatory text by Helmuth Bossert. [Ernst Wasmuth Ltd., Berlin, 1928]

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'Transept of the Martyrdom, Canterbury Cathedral', 1890. Creator: Unknown

'Transept of the Martyrdom, Canterbury Cathedral', 1890. In the north west transept of Canterbury Cathedral and area known as the Martyrdom, provided one of the main stopping points for any medieval pilgrim visiting the shrine of St Thomas. On 29 December 1170, four knights of Henry II, slayed Thomas Becket, archbishop of Canterbury. From "Cassell's Illustrated Universal History, Vol. III - The Middle Ages", by Edmund Ollier. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris and Melbourne, 1890. ]

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Female shrine figure, part of a family of such figures kept in a village shrine

Female shrine figure, part of a family of such figures kept in a village shrine, illustrating the continuity of social roles in the world of the living and that of the spirits. These figures known as "alusi" were repainted and displayed in an annual festival to promote village prosperity and fertility. Country of Origin: Nigeria. Culture: Igbo. Date/Period: 20th C. Place of Origin: North Central Igbo region. Material Size: Wood. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive. Location: 10.

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