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 Tomb of Queen Margrete I of Denmark Dom Kyrka Roskilde SjŠlland Denmark 
 Keywords: Queen Margrete I 1353 to 1412 was originally buried at Sor° Abbey. Her remains were transferred to Roskilde in 1413. During the Dano Swedish wars her relics were removed to Uppsala Cathedral in Sweden where they still remain. Her damaged sarcophagus which had its decoration removed in the late 18th century was restored between 1862 and 1912. Roskilde was the capital of Denmark until 1400 and the Cathedral has been the burial place for generations of Danish monarchs Danish Zealand Soro cathedral architecture architectural old ancient medieval interior religion religious building place of worship Christian Christianity highly decorated ornate beautiful sculpture sculpted art coat of arms heraldry shield figures saint bishop resting place old ancient medieval middle ages reclining canopy delicate lgpl

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Tomb of Queen Margrete I of Denmark Dom Kyrka Roskilde

SjŠlland Denmark
Keywords: Queen Margrete I 1353 to 1412 was originally buried at Sor° Abbey. Her remains were transferred to Roskilde in 1413. During the Dano Swedish wars her relics were removed to Uppsala Cathedral in Sweden where they still remain. Her damaged sarcophagus which had its decoration removed in the late 18th century was restored between 1862 and 1912. Roskilde was the capital of Denmark until 1400 and the Cathedral has been the burial place for generations of Danish monarchs Danish Zealand Soro cathedral architecture architectural old ancient medieval interior religion religious building place of worship Christian Christianity highly decorated ornate beautiful sculpture sculpted art coat of arms heraldry shield figures saint bishop resting place old ancient medieval middle ages reclining canopy delicate lgpl