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Events: A display of the Shroud at Chambéry on the occasion of the stay of Dom Edme, Abbot of Clairvaux. The Shroud, held by three bishops, is shown from the walls of the castle and then displayed for a closed circle of the elect over the main altar in the Read more…

4 December 1532

Events: Fire at the Sainte-Chapelle in Chambéry. The Shroud, saved at the last minute, is damaged by drops of molten silver trickling down inside the heated reliquary.

15 April 1534

Events: The Poor Clare nuns of the Chambéry convent begin work on restoring the Shroud (sewing patches in the most damaged areas and lining the whole with Dutch linen).

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