Sculpture of Movses Khorenatsi

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 28 November 2017

This modern sculpture of Movses Khorenatsi (c. 401-490s CE) by A. Urartu depicts the famous Armenian historian in old age. Khorenatsi was the author of the influential historiography "The History of Armenia," and he is frequently referred to as the "Father of Armenian History." (Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, Yerevan, Armenia)



About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and its Communications Director.

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