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|Caption:||The Pala d'Oro, a golden altar frontal that dates from the beginning of the 11th century and was probably a gift of Emperor Otto II or Heinrich II. Christ in Glory occupies the central mandorla, flanked by the Virgin Mary, Saint Michael and medallions of the Four Evangelists. The relief panels depict scenes from the Passion of Christ.|
|Keywords:||aix-la-chapelle kaiserdom dom aachen cathedral germany charlemagne carolingian church palatine pala d'oro golden frontal altar c11|
|Digital Size:||3800 x 2567 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||15.8 x 10.7 inches @ 240 dpi|
12.7 x 8.6 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||January 8, 2008|
|Uploaded:||December 31, 2009|