Turkey: Ancient Cultures of Eastern Anatolia - paulsmit
'Frightened citizens on Akdamar Island.'

	Four citizens of Nineveh touch their heads in gestures of anxiety when the prophet Jonah (outside this picture) tells them their city will be destroyed by God because of their sins. Relief adorning the southern facade of the 10th century Armenian Cathedral of the Holy Cross on Akdamar, a small island in Lake Van. Photo Mick Palarczyk.