Detail showing Clovis being baptised by Saint Remi in 496 in gold-plated silver on the base of the Sainte-Ampoule, or "holy flask", which was made in 1822 to contain the holy oil with which new kings were anointed during coronation ceremonies, Musée de l'Œuvre, Palais du Tau, Reims, France, 10 November 2015. The Palais du Tao, which adjoins the cathedral of Notre-Dame de Reims, was the former residence of the archbishops and served as the royal palace during coronations.
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Detail showing Clovis being baptised by Saint Remi in 496 in gold-plated silver on the base of the Sainte-Ampoule, or "holy flask", which was made in 1822 to contain the holy oil with which new kings were anointed during coronation ceremonies, Musée de l'Œuvre, Palais du Tau, Reims, France, 10 November 2015. The Palais du Tao, which adjoins the cathedral of Notre-Dame de Reims, was the former residence of the archbishops and served as the royal palace during coronations.
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  • Date 10 Nov 2015
  • Location Reims France
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