Doliskana

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Doliskana Monastery
დოლისყანის მონასტერი
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Basic information
Location Province of Artvin, Northeast Turkey (historic Georgian principality of Klarjeti)
Architectural description
Architectural type Monastery, Church
Completed tenth century
Specifications

Doliskana (Georgian: დოლისყანა, Turkish: Dolishane) is a Georgian medieval Orthodox monastery in historical Medieval Georgian Kingdom of Klarjeti (modern-day Artvin Province of Turkey). Church construction was finished in mid 10th century, in times of Sumbat I of Iberia. It is located on the right bank of the Imerkhevi River.

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Coordinates: 41°09′57″N 41°57′08″E / 41.16583°N 41.95222°E / 41.16583; 41.95222