@Dumbarton Oaks

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Episcopal Basilica Complex at Kourion, Champleve revetment fragments

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-24-005
  • Work
  • 400 - 599

Champleve revetments date from 5th-6th century. The majority of the fragments were found in proximity to the basilica, and some were reused in the pavement of the nearby Sarayia chapel in Episkopi. A selection of the fragments are housed in the Ko...

Black and White Mounted Photograph Collection

  • PH.BZ.001
  • Collection

The collection includes over 75,000 mounted black and white photographic prints of Byzantine art, architecture, and archaeology, its bulk being from the fourth through the fifteenth century, along with corresponding negatives where available. The ...

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Episcopal Basilica Complex at Kourion, Basilica

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-24-002
  • Work
  • 400 - 599

The foundation of the episcopal construction is attributed to Bishop Zeno in the early 5th century. Building materials from the previous structures of ancient Kourion were reused. Renovations occurred in the 6th century.


  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-11
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites and repositories the following countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece...