Khachkar at Arates Monastery in Armenia

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 06 April 2018
Khachkar at Arates Monastery in Armenia

Most of the ruins at Arates Monastery in Armenia date from the 10-13th centuries CE, and the khachkars and tombstones date from between the 10-17th centuries CE.


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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 formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, April 06). Khachkar at Arates Monastery in Armenia. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/8557/

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Wiener, James B. "Khachkar at Arates Monastery in Armenia." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 06, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/8557/.

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Wiener, James B. "Khachkar at Arates Monastery in Armenia." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 06 Apr 2018. Web. 24 May 2019.

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