One of the most widely known relics was housed in Chartres cathedral. This cloak, which was supposed to have been worn by the Virgin Mary at the Annunciation, was presented to Chartres by Charles the Bald in 878. (see Dunlop 1982: 28) The cloak of the Virgin was so respected by Christians through Europe that it had even saved the town from being attacked by foreign enemies, in 911 and 1119, in each case the attacker upon seeing the relic decided to spare the town... Showed first 250 characters
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