Quinta do Espinheiro Off The Beaten Path

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende...
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  • Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tomb
    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende...
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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

    by johnsakura Written Feb 15, 2004

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tomb

    When the religious orders in Portugal were banned in the 19th century, the tomb of Garcia de Resende was taken from this chapel, and it was only brought back in the 20th century. The small temple was recently restored.

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    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

    by johnsakura Written Feb 15, 2004

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tumulo

    The tumular chapel of Garcia de Resende, built by the chronicler and poet´s order, stands within the enclosure of the Our Lady of the Thorn-bush Convent, near Évora.

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    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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    The tumular chapel of Garcia de Resende

    by johnsakura Written Feb 15, 2004

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tumulo

    This is the marble decoration in the floor tomb stone that says something (i cant understand the first word) Garcia de Resende. this is the upper part of the tomb stone of the great poet.

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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tumulo

    The nave has a ribbed vault and the walls exhibit 16th-century panels of tiles.

    Some info thankfuly taken from:
    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tomb

    The pavement is lined with Hispanic tiles from the beginning of the 16th century.

    Some info thankfuly taken from:
    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

    by johnsakura Updated Feb 15, 2004

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tumulo

    The nave has a ribbed vault and the walls exhibit 16th-century panels of tiles.

    Some info thankfuly taken from:
    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

    by johnsakura Written Feb 15, 2004

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tomb

    The pavement is lined with Hispanic tiles from the beginning of the 16th century.

    Some info thankfuly taken from:
    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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    Garcia de Resende Tumular Chapel

    by johnsakura Written Feb 15, 2004

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    Convento do Espinheiro garcia de resende tumulo

    It is a small chapel, preceded by a porch where the grave of Jorge de Resende, Garcia de Resende's brother, lies.

    Some info thankfuly taken from:
    http://viajar.clix.pt/com/tesouros.php?id=491

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