Page 8, 12th December 1980

12th December 1980
Page 8
Page 8, 12th December 1980 — ,MGR WHEELER the Cathedral administrator and Sir John Rothenstein, Director

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Organisations: Cathedral Art Commission
Locations: Jerusalem


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