Shroud of Turin

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Face of the Image. The original shrod is left; a "negative" image is on the right.

The Shroud of Turin is a piece of cloth that bears the negative image of a man.It was first mentioned in 1354. Shortly afterwards, a Catholic bishop called it a fake. Since the 17th century, it is kept in Turin., Italy. The shrough has the bearing the negative image of a man. Some claim the image depicts Jesus of Nazareth and the fabric is the burial shroud in which he was wrapped after crucifixion.