Martin M. Miles

Martin M. Miles

Posted on 04/21/2016


Photo taken on June  1, 2014



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Italy
Provincia di Cagliari
Dolianova Cathedral
San Pantaleo
Cattedrale di San Pantaleo
Dolianova
Sardinia
Sardinien
Sardaigne
Province of Cagliari


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Dolianova - Cattedrale di San Pantaleo

Dolianova - Cattedrale di San Pantaleo
A diocese of Dolia (the ancient name of Dolianova) existed from 1089 until 1503, when it was merged into the archdiocese of Cagliari. The "Cattedrale di San Pantaleo", the bishop's seat of the former diocese, was erected within the 12th and the 13th century. It got consecrated in 1289.

The church was bult in Pisan-Romanesque style. The façade, as well as the sides, the apse and the bell tower are decorated with pilasters and Lombard bands featuring numerous different sculptured motifs.

Kostas Papantoniou, Antony Cairns, Jordi Bort have particularly liked this photo


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Jordi Bort
Jordi Bort
Perfect composition!
19 months ago.
Martin M. Miles
Martin M. Miles
.. was a perfect day ...
19 months ago.
Anne-Marie(Minus)
Anne-Marie(Minus)
une antiquité.... mais encore debout .... superbe image
19 months ago.
Sonja
Sonja
It got a seriously cute little tower with that huge bell windows!
19 months ago.