West Rose Window at Chartres Cathedral

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 16 October 2018
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Outside view of the west rose window of Chartres Cathedral, France. The window is situated just above the main entrance or Royal Portal and was installed c. 1215 CE. It measures 15.42 metres in diameter.

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About the Author

Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of World History Encyclopedia, leading the non-profit company to best fulfil its mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College.

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Crabben, J. v. d. (2018, October 16). West Rose Window at Chartres Cathedral. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9330/west-rose-window-at-chartres-cathedral/

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Crabben, Jan van der. "West Rose Window at Chartres Cathedral." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 16, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9330/west-rose-window-at-chartres-cathedral/.

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Crabben, Jan van der. "West Rose Window at Chartres Cathedral." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Oct 2018. Web. 23 Oct 2021.