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Wooden statue of english martyr Thomas Becket | by Someday man
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Wooden statue of english martyr Thomas Becket

was an archbishop and martyr in Canterbury, England, in the 12:th centrury. He enraged the king by going against his orders when he flet he had to, and was killed by knights in his own cathedral as a result. Wooden statue from 1470 orginally in Skepptuna kyrka, Sweden. Now in the Museum of National Antiquities in Stockholm.

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Taken on December 13, 2008