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Dome of Chora Museum

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Emre Tugay
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published on 18 February 2019
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Virgin Mary (Theotokos) and Child Christ are depicted at the center of the dome with 12 angels, including Gabriel, Michael, Uriel and Raphael. The monograms on both sides of Virgin Mary's heads means "Mother of God". 14th century CE.

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Tugay, E. (2019, February 18). Dome of Chora Museum. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10046/dome-of-chora-museum/

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Tugay, Emre. "Dome of Chora Museum." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 18, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10046/dome-of-chora-museum/.

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Tugay, Emre. "Dome of Chora Museum." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Feb 2019. Web. 12 Apr 2021.

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