Turkey: Ancient Cultures of Eastern Anatolia - paulsmit
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'Enthroned Mary on Akdamar Island.'

	The enthroned figure of Mary and Jesus is accompanied by the winged archangel Gabriel on a 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.