Church of the Holy Seal, Tbilisi

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Church of the Holy Seal
Սուրբ Նշան եկեղեցի
Armenian Church of the Holy Cross, Tbilisi.jpg
Basic information
Location Tbilisi, Georgia
Geographic coordinates 41°41′40″N 44°48′17″E / 41.694309°N 44.804694°E / 41.694309; 44.804694Coordinates: 41°41′40″N 44°48′17″E / 41.694309°N 44.804694°E / 41.694309; 44.804694
Affiliation Armenian Apostolic Church
Ecclesiastical or organizational status Cathedral
Status restricted access
Architectural description
Architectural style Armenian
Groundbreaking 1703
Completed 1711 (reconstructed in 1780)

The Church of the Holy Seal (Armenian: Սուրբ Նշան եկեղեցի, Surb Nshan yekeghetsi, Georgian: სურფნიშანი, Sourfnishani) is an 18th-century Armenian church[1] in Old Tbilisi, Georgia. It was built between 1703 and 1711, and reconstructed in 1780.[1]

Current state[edit]

The church lies dilapidated and was recently partially destroyed by arson.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Thierry, Jean-Michel (1989). Armenian Art. New York: Harry N. Abrams. p. 586. ISBN 0-8109-0625-2. 

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