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Pelekete Monastery


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A provincial center of image worship in western Asia Minor during the controversy over Iconoclasm in the 8th–9th C. Its name, Pelekete (Πελεκητή, “hewn with an axe”), derived from its ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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