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Creator Prince Bagarat; Magistros David .
Title Osk Vank'
Alternative Title Oshk Vank' Monastery; Usk'i; Ushk'i; Ochki; Asunic'; Ashunits'; Ashunk'
Is Part of Architectural Images Collection
Location Osk village, Ashunits, Ushki, Camilyamac, Turkey
Coverage Armenian
Time Period 10th century CE
Date Copyrighted 1982
Description The church at Osk is a centrally-planed, domed structure whose volumetrically composition is similar the church of Isxan. The Monastery at Osk beloged to the Armenian Chalcedonians who were in union with the imperial churchof the Byzantine empire. The church was constructed sometime at the beginning of the second half of the 10th century. The monastery was in operation in 977. The other buildings at the monastery are in ruins.
Subject Monasteries
Religious buildings
Type Images
Format Tiff; Jpeg2000
Source Parsegian, V.L.. Armenian Architecture (Zug, Switzerland; IDC, 1980)
Identifier A-2068
Rights Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY; Armenian Educational Council
Rights Holder Bruchhaus, G.
Record number 000002193
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