Asinou Church, Cyprus

(35.05 N 32.97 E)

Early 12th century church, dedicated to the Virgin Mary, with frescoes of the 12th century and later periods. It is considered to be among the finest examples of Byzantine mural painting on the island.


Stamps featuring Asinou

The stamps above show 14th century wall paintings from the church of Asinou.


Interior painting from the church of Asinou

Additional information about the Church of Panagia Phorbiotissa of Asinou including the history of the church and details of our experiments.

The experimental results have been published: Asinou Church, Cyprus World Heritage Site Aerosol Pollutant Study


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