Byzantine Museum, Nicosia
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The collection of Icons is extensive and demonstrates their long history. Many are in excellent condition and could almost be contemporary. There is an interesting insight to the problems a divided Cy... read more »
Per soli 4,50 euro ho potuto ammirare uno dei migliori musei di Cipro. Sono le icone,le suggestive icone della Chiesa ortodossa, a farla da padrone,e alcune di esse sono antichissime e uniche, risalen... read more »For only 4.50 euro I was able to admire one of the best museums of Cyprus. Are the icons, the icons of the Orthodox Church, to be the boss, and some of them are ancient and unique, dating from the thirteenth century, however, not even the 10th and neglected the mosaics, and for that matter we are in one of the best lands of mosaic art in the Mediterranean, as well as the frescoes, which sometimes reveal troubled stories, like that of a church of the place Carpaso detached from Turkish occupiers underline the captions, and recovered in Germany in ' 97. Don't miss the Museum several nods to the bailouts of the icons and other artwork that the Greek Cypriots put in place in the North of the island after the Turkish invasion.show original
I love Greek icons and this museum has one of the finest collections I have ever seen in my life, this visit is a must for the enthusiast and tourists alike, it can be walked about to get a flavour of... read more »
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