Wells Cathedral - West Front detail

Wells Cathedral - West Front detail
A small sample of the more than 300 statues that adorn the West Front of Wells Cathedral. There were originally 500 of these medieval figure sculptures and they were painted and gilded. This was removed during the 'great scrape' in the late 19th century.
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Date: 12.07.2012 11:19
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