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Harrah Diptych

The Harrach Diptych, an exquisite ivory diptych by the court artists of Charlemagne, c.800. It was used as a book cover for the copies of the Bible that Charlemagne commissioned to be sent throughout the empire. On loan from the Ludwig collection, Aachen.

Photo © Holly Hayes.