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France
Eu
Seine-Maritime

Haute-Normandie

Place Guillaume le Conquérant

Guillaume le Conquérant et Mathilde

William the Conqueror and Mathilde

c. 1028 - 1087
Duke of Normandy and King of England
(Wikipedia)
Roger Bésus
1987

Eu /  Guillaume le Conquérant et Mathilde   Eu /  Guillaume le Conquérant et Mathilde

Description

Bronze relief portrait of William the Conqueror and his wife Mathilde, mounted on a stone.

Inscription(s)

Guillaume

Mathilde

EU 1050

Cette pierre
provient des soubassements
du château de Falaise
Ville où naquit Guillaume en 1027
Signed: Bésus 87

Annotation

William the Conqueror married Matilda of Flanders in 1053 in the Notre-Dame chapel of Eu castle.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 50°2'54" E 1°25'10"

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