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1

What was originally an Early Gothic Cathedral and then was rebuilt as High Gothic Style?

Chartes Cathedral

2

What was the theme of the "Royal Portal" in the Center Portal.

Second Coming
-"Salvation, not Damnation"

3

Who surrounds Jesus in the center Portal?

The 4 Evangelists

4

What symbolizes light?

There were many windows which let in light and light symbolizes God.

5

Who thought the Church needed to look very busy so it would look nice?

Abbot Suger

6

How many levels did the Face of the Church have?

4 Levels

7

Time Periods

Romanesque -- 1th & 12th Century
Gothic-- 12th century
Hiberno-Saxon -- 6 and 8 century
Charlemagne (Carolingian) --- 768-814 CE
Ottonim (3 ottos) --- 936-1002

8

Sutton Hoo Belt Buckle

It would have been used to fasten the kind of waist belt commonly worn by Anglo-Saxon men at the time, from which might hand a knife and sometimes a leather pouch.
Decorated with 13 animals including birds, interwoven snakes and four-legged beasts.
The more it's intertwined, the more success and power a person has.
From the sutton Hoo ship burial in early 7th century

9

Gummersmark Brooch

Large silver gilt pin
Used to fasten cloak around shoulders
6th century
Scandinavian

10

Ste Foy reliquary and church

Important pilgrimage church on the route to Santiago de Compostela
Begun in the eleventh century and completed in the mid-twelfth century.
Romanesque church
It has a barrel-vaulted nave lined with arches on the interior.
Cruciform

11

Santiago de Compostela FLOOR plan (Use an Image)

Romanesque
Cruciform

12

Bayeux Tapestry

Linen w/ wool
Probably embroidered by anglo saxon women
A narrative
230 ft long
600 humans and 700 animals
Chronicles events leading to the conquest of England in 1066 by duke William of Normandy

13

Different Evangalists and their SYMBOLS

Matthew = Man = Human Aspect
Mark = Lion = Christ of the resurrection
Luke = Ox = Jesus' sacrifice
John = Eagle = Christs second coming

14

Theme of Tympanum and St. Foye

Last Judgement