Press and Information Office, Republic of Cyprus: Paphos, Panagia Chrysopolitissa (Saint Kyriake) (2B-021-001)

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Description

Paphos, Panagia Chrysopolitissa (Saint Kyriake). The church was built in ca. 1500 as a free cross-plan above the site of an early Christian basilica. It was later inscribed by adding corner bays, essentially transforming the church into a cross-in-square building.

Chronology Specific

ca. 1500

Material

Chronology Period

16th-20th c. AD

Technique

Content Provider

​Press and Information Office, Republic of Cyprus

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