Mosaic from Kariye Camii showing Christ enthroned.

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Title:Mosaic from Kariye Camii showing Christ enthroned
Notes:"This mosaic depicts Theodore Metokhites presenting a model of the Chora Church to Jesus Christ. Beside him, the greek inscription reads "Theodore Metokhites, the founder, the Logothete of the Genikon". On both sides of Jesus is inscribed "Jesus Christ, dwelling-place [Chora] of the living"." [from Wikipedia]
Building:Kariye Museum (also known as Kariye Camii or Church of the Holy Savior of Chora)

Scripture:John 14:1-14
Lectionary links:AEast05
General Subject:Dwelling

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Record Number:54557 Last Updated: 2014-04-07 17:42:19 Record Created: 2011-05-29 16:19:12
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition