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The Becket Casket circa 1180. The murder of Archbishop Thomas Becket in 1170 stunned the Christian world. Canterbury Cathedral immediately become a major pilgrimage site and a shrine was built over his grave. This commemorates Becket's martyrdom and may

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The Becket Casket circa 1180.  The murder of Archbishop Thomas Becket in 1170 stunned the Christian world.  Canterbury Cathedral immediately become a major pilgrimage site and a shrine was built over his grave. This commemorates Becket's martyrdom and may