Friday quiz

These bronze doors are probably the most famous in the world, but some answers on lesser known facts on them please.
1 Which building do they belong to.
2 Who designed them.
3 A very famous artist of the time gave them a name, who was the artist and what did he call them.

7 Responses to “Friday quiz”

  1. CherryPie April 6, 2012 at 17:19 Permalink

    1. Battistero di San Giovanni (Baptistery of St. John), Florence
    2.Lorenzo Ghiberti
    3. The Gates of Paradise (Michelangelo)

  2. liz April 6, 2012 at 18:40 Permalink

    I have no idea where the gates are from!

  3. Chuckles April 6, 2012 at 19:01 Permalink

    Trinity Lutheran Church, Hicksville.
    Bruno Bearzi
    The Katharine M and Kenneth D Karlson Memorial Doors.

    Mind you, I saw them in the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney. Or was it the Harris Musem in Preston? Or perhaps it was the Cathedral in Frisco, or the V&A Museum in London?

  4. Wiggia April 6, 2012 at 20:46 Permalink

    CherryPie wins the guided tour of Tower Hamlets in the company of George Galloway,the door by Ghiberti is the east door Pisano was responsible for the south door.

  5. James Higham April 6, 2012 at 22:28 Permalink

    We’re going to have to ban Cherie from this – she’s killing the comp. 😉

  6. CherryPie April 6, 2012 at 23:51 Permalink

    With prizes like that you might not have to ban me 😉

  7. CherryPie April 7, 2012 at 00:08 Permalink


    Tower Adverts – I am being invited to Spiritual, Loving, Dating….

    I think I will take a pass on that!!!

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