Bas-Relief of a Dove at Surb Karapet Church

Illustration

James Blake Wiener
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published on 17 March 2018

This bas-relief of a dove is found in the Surb Karapet Church, which is part of Armenia's medieval Noravank Monastery. The dove frequently symbolizes the Holy Ghost in Christian art.



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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