Chapel of St. Basil

Chapel of St. Basil (HM1KY4)

Location: , Nevşehir 50180 Nevşehir Merkez
Country: Turkey
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N 38° 38.339', E 34° 50.71'

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Aziz Basıl Şapeli

— La chapelle de Saint Basile / Die St. Basileus-Kapelle —

English: This church is situated at the entrance of the Göreme Open Air Museum. Graves are to be found in the columned narthex area. The nave is transversally rectangular and barrel vaulted, and has three apses situated on the left, long side of the rectangular nave. The church dates back to the 11th century.

Scenes: on the main apse is a portrait of Jesus, and next to this is a portrait of Mary and baby Jesus. On the north wall is a picture of St. Theodore, while St. George and the dragon are featured on the south wall. The paintings of St. Demetrius and two female saints can also be seen.

Turkish: Göreme açık hava müzesi'nin girişindedir. Sütunlarla ayrılan nartekste mezar çukurları bulunmaktadır. Nef enine besik tonozlu, dikdörtgen planı ve üç apsislidir. Dikdörtgen nefin sol uzun yüzünde biri büyük, ikisiüçük, üç apsis bulunmaktadır. Kilise 11. yüzyıla tarihlenmektedir.

Sahneleri: ana apsiste İsa portresi, ön yüzünde meryem ve çocuk İsa, kuzey duvarında at üzerinde aziz Theodora, güney duvarında ise yine at üzerinde ejderle savaşan aziz George tasviri, aziz Demetrius ve 2 azize tasviri bulunmaktadır.

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HM NumberHM1KY4
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Date Added Saturday, June 6th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)25S E 339408 N 4278330
Decimal Degrees38.63898333, 34.84516667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.339', E 34° 50.71'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 20.34" N, 34° 50' 42.6" E
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Müze Cd., Nevşehir 50180, TR
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