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"Jewish-Chrstian Conversion in the Gothic Stained Glass of Beziers Cathedral." M.P.Lillich in Codex Aquilarensis 35/2019 pp. 27-290. Also J.P.Suau in 1993 and 2002 (referred to in the Lillich article)

Beziers, St Nazaire

In the eighteenth century some C13 mutilated panels and fragments were reset into the tops and bottoms of the choir windows together with C15 panels in the centres. The glass probaby dates from the 1265-1275 with remains coming from a Creation series, and of Christ's Infancy and Passion. Professor Meredith Lillich also suggests that there are remains of scenes concerned with the possible conversion of a Jewish king (or nasi)
















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