Voyage d'Exploration a la Mer Morte

Name of text: Voyage d'Exploration a la Mer Morte
Author of text: Duc de Luynes
Date of text: 1840
Date of person in text: 1802-1867
Name of structure in text: Chapel at Nabi Yunus
Type of structure in text: chapel
Date of structure in text c. 480
Century of structure 1: 5 AD
Century of structure 2:
Country in text: Israel
Region in text: Near Jerusalem
City in text: Nabi Yunus
Specific place of mosaic in text: Apse
Description of mosaic in text:
Mosaic date in text: 5 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
Colour descriptions in text:

Duc de Luynes , Voyage d’Exploration a la Mer Morte (Paris: Arthus Bertrand, 1874), p. 16, Quoted in Creswell, K. A. C., Early Muslim Architecture (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1932-40, second edition 1969), 2 vols, vol. 1, p. 230


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