Bas-Relief of a Dove at Surb Karapet Church

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 17 March 2018
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This bas-relief of a dove is found in the Surb Karapet Church, which is part of Armenia's medieval Noravank Monastery. The dove frequently symbolizes the Holy Ghost in Christian art.

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About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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APA Style

Wiener, J. B. (2018, March 17). Bas-Relief of a Dove at Surb Karapet Church. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8395/bas-relief-of-a-dove-at-surb-karapet-church/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Bas-Relief of a Dove at Surb Karapet Church." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 17, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8395/bas-relief-of-a-dove-at-surb-karapet-church/.

MLA Style

Wiener, James Blake. "Bas-Relief of a Dove at Surb Karapet Church." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Mar 2018. Web. 23 Oct 2021.