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Church of Panagia Kanakaria, Structure

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-20-002
  • Work
  • 400 - 499

The church was most likely constructed in the late 5th century. Significant restorations occurred around the 7th and 12th centuries, as well as around 1500.

Church of Panagia tou Arakos, Exterior

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-15-001
  • Work
  • 1100 - 1192

The church building is thought to have existed prior to 1192, the date ascribed to the first cycle of wall paintings. Possibly dated from the middle of the twelfth century. A narthex extension took place in the seventeenth century.

Episcopal Basilica Complex at Kourion, Baptistery

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-24-003
  • 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.

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.

Episcopal Basilica Complex at Kourion, Bishop's Palace

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-24-004
  • 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.

Episcopal Precinct at Kourion

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-24-001
  • 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.

Monastery of Saint Anthony, Church of Saint Anthony

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-01-002
  • Work
  • 500 - 1299

In the sixth or seventh century, or even earlier, the chapel, annex, and room west of the annex formed a single structure. By the end of the eighth century the chapel contained a painted arch. The main cycle of murals was executed in two stages in...

Monastery of Saint Paul, Cave Church of Saint Paul

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-01-004
  • Work
  • 500 - 1799

Originally a hermit's cave that became a late antique shrine and transformed into a monastery by the thirteenth century. Two seperate cycles of frescoes in the Cave Church date to the thirteenth century. The Cave Church was enlarged and partly rep...

Monastery of Saint Paul, landscape, structures, daily life of monks

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-03-01-01-003
  • Work
  • 500 - 1930

Originally a hermit's cave that became a late antique shrine and transformed into a monastery by the thirteenth century. Two seperate cycles of frescoes in the Cave Church date to the thirteenth century. The Cave Church was enlarged and partly rep...