Tyrian Purple Shroud of Charlemagne

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Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 20 July 2016
Tyrian Purple Shroud of Charlemagne

The silk shroud of Charlemagne made with gold and Tyrian purple. The design shows a quadriga (four-horse chariot). 9th century CE. (Musée National du Moyen Âge, Paris)

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Artist, U. (2016, July 20). Tyrian Purple Shroud of Charlemagne. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5393/

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Artist, Unknown. "Tyrian Purple Shroud of Charlemagne." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 20, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5393/.

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Artist, Unknown. "Tyrian Purple Shroud of Charlemagne." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 20 Jul 2016. Web. 23 Jul 2019.

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