Jacques

Jacques

Posted on 11/02/2008


Photo taken on June  4, 2007



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PICT16921ac Apse View of Holy Church of the Apostles Solaki 10th

PICT16921ac Apse View of Holy Church of the Apostles Solaki 10th
The original floor-plan of the church was that of a cross, with apses on the four sides and a narthex on the West side; Four columns supportde the dome; The altar and the floor were in marble; The disposition of the tiles on the outer walls show "Cufic" decorative patterns of easter origin; Among the many mediaeval monumets known to have existed in the Agora, it is the only one well preserved; It was restored to its original form in 1954-1957; The few surviving wall-paintings in the central aisle are of the 17th century; Greece Attika Athens Capital Agora UNESCO World Heritage Byzantine Orthodox Church of the Holy Apostles Solaki 10th.

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Jacques
Jacques
J'en ai de plus belles encore à montrer, je les posterai pour toi chère PINEDE, d'ailleurs tout-de-suite! Jacques
9 years ago.
Jacques has replied to PINEDE
C'est un plaisir que de te faire plaisir chère PINEDE!
8 years ago.
Evangrek63
Evangrek63
Ναι,ο ναός των Αγ.Αποστόλων..The St.Apostoles Church..wonderful monument in the heart of Athens..J'adore Evan
9 years ago.
Jacques has replied to Evangrek63
Merci Evan....La Grèce typique!!!
9 years ago.