Frescoes from Faras

Fischer 1923-1930 | Michel 2070-2077 | Scott 1800-1807 | Year of issue 1971 | People's Republic of Poland

1923
Bishop Marianus
1924
Saint Anna
1925
Archangel Michael
as the gatekeeper of paradise

1926
Hermit Anamon
1927
Archangel Michael
1928
Cross with the face of Christ
and the symbols of the four evangelists

1929
Nubian holders of dignity
enclosed by Christ
1930
Archangel Michael the ominous

Glossary

A group of renowned Polish archeologists, including Kazimierz Michałowski, discovered the Faras frescoes in Egypt.

Translations

Polskie odkrycia archeologyczne fresk z Faras VIII / X / XI / XII w(ieku) = Polish archeological discoveries of frescoes from Faras 8th / 10th / 11th / 12th century.

Resources

Fresco
Faras
Kazimierz Michałowski
Frescoes from Faras (www.khm.at)
Egyptology
Ancient Egypt
Egypt
Bishop
Saint
Archangel
Hermit
Christ
Evangelism, evangelists
Nubia
Dignity