Sainte Chapelle Project - Medieval Architecture
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Sainte Chapelle Project

Hanging HamanBurning Bush
Noah's ArkGolden Calf
Flight into Egyptlast judgment
PassoverTen Commandments
MenorahRed Sea

Can you match each of these stained-glass windows from the Sainte Chapelle to the Bible story it illustrates?

  1. Noah's Ark
  2. Moses and the Burning Bush
  3. Marking the doors for Passover
  4. Parting the Red Sea
  5. God gives Moses the Ten Commandments
  6. Worshipping the Golden Calf
  7. Golden Menorah of the Ark of the Covenant
  8. Hanging of the evil Haman
  9. Gifts of the Magi
  10. Flight into Egypt
  11. Last Judgment (Souls rise from the dead)

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Karen Carr is Associate Professor Emerita, Department of History, Portland State University. She holds a doctorate in Classical Art and Archaeology from the University of Michigan. Follow her on Instagram or Twitter, or buy her book, Vandals to Visigoths.
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