Apple church (Elmali kilise)

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Apple church (Elmali kilise)

  1. 1. Apple Church (Elmali Kilise)The frescoes of the AppleChurch mostly date from the 11thcentury. The interesting nameprobably derives from a red orbheld by St. Michael the Archangelin a fresco near the entrance, butan alternative theory is that anapple tree used to grow next to it.The frescoes depict saints andbishops, with a Last Supperincluding a large fish to the right ofthe altar. St. Michael the Archangelholds a red orbWall of frescoes in the Apple Church
  2. 2. The crucifixionResurrection of Lazarus
  3. 3. Painted arch in the Apple ChurchSt. Michael the Archangel holds a red orb

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