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St. George for Ethiopia.

Beatrice Playne

St. George for Ethiopia.

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ethiopia.
    • Subjects:
    • Church architecture -- Ethiopia,
    • Mural painting and decoration,
    • Church decoration and ornament -- Ethiopia,
    • Christian art and symbolism

    • Edition Notes

      Describes the author"s journeys in the northern Ethiopian highlands in search of early Christian paintings, especially in the rock churches of Lalibela.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA6097.E8 P55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p.
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6150493M
      LC Control Number54001963
      OCLC/WorldCa1116123


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St. George’s church (by George Steinmetz) Hewn out of solid rock, the extraordinary church of St. George (Bet Giorgis), Ethiopia, represents one of the wonders of the medieval world. Dating from the late 12 th or early 13 th century AD, the construction of the church is ascribed to King Gebre Mesqel Lalibela, one of the last kings of the.

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George was born about A.D. of a Christian family that was wealthy and of noble origin, in the city of Capadocia, a city of the Eastern Empire, in Asia Minor.

He followed the usual career of young nobleman and joined the Roman army, where his ability and charm brought him quick promotion. The Emperor heard about him and as a rcsult made him a tribune or an officer in the Im- perial Guard.

Between the Zamani Project undertook four field campaigns to Lalibela and acquired over terrestrial laser scans. The structures documented include: Biete Golgotha, Biete Abba Libanos (House of Abbot Libanos), Biete Denagel (House of Virgins), Biete Debre Sina, Biete Amanuel (House of Emmanuel), Biete Gabriel Raphael (House of Gabriel Raphael), Biete Ghiorgis (House of St.

George. Title: St George for Ethiopia Author Name: Beatrice Playne Categories: ethiopic studies, Edition: 1st Edition Publisher: London, Constable: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Good Type: Book Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Seller ID: Keywords: ethiopic studies.

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England shares St George with Venice, Genoa, Portugal, Ethiopia and Catalonia among others as their patron saint and many of these places have their own celebrations and ceremonies in his honour.

People turned to St George for protection. Commissioned by Emperor Menelik II to commemorate his stunning defeat of the Italians in Adwa, and dedicated to St George (Ethiopia’s patron saint), whose icon was carried into the battle, this Piazza cathedral is one of Addis' most beautiful churches.

The grey stone exterior is easily outdone by the interior’s flashes of colour and art. 2r: St. George and the Dragon, 25 x cm. George, patron saint of Ethiopia, on a white horse, spears the dragon symbolizing evil at his feet. Ten men with spears to the right and princess in a tree at top left look on at the event taking place.

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Today, St. George cathedral and its museum are important places for Orthodox Christians and tourists alike to visit. Ethiopia is landlocked, but Lake Tana is an inland sea: it covers 1, square miles and is the source of the Blue Nile, which weaves its muddy way 3, miles through Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt to.

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