Saint Sophia Cathedral, Kyiv

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Illustration

Artem Vynohradov
by Serhii Ventseslavskyi
published on 08 November 2021

Cathedral of St. Sophia, Kyiv, founded in 1011 by the Great Duke of Kyiv Vladimir the Great (958 - c. 1015).

It is the most ancient and fully preserved church of Eastern Europe. Inside the cathedral, there are plenty of well-preserved mosaics and frescos.

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Ventseslavskyi, S. (2021, November 08). Saint Sophia Cathedral, Kyiv. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14795/saint-sophia-cathedral-kyiv/

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Ventseslavskyi, Serhii. "Saint Sophia Cathedral, Kyiv." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 08, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14795/saint-sophia-cathedral-kyiv/.

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Ventseslavskyi, Serhii. "Saint Sophia Cathedral, Kyiv." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 08 Nov 2021. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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