Frescoes on walls and inside ceiling dome, with Christ at the centre, 1722, by an unknown artist, in the Church of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel or Kisha e Shen Mehillit or Shen Mehilli, built 1696 and part of a larger church complex, Voskopoje, Korce, Albania. Only the naos and narthex of the church remain, although it was originally a basilica type building covered with vaults and cupolas. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Frescoes on walls and inside ceiling dome, with Christ at the centre, 1722, by an unknown artist, in the Church of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel or Kisha e Shen Mehillit or Shen Mehilli, built 1696 and part of a larger church complex, Voskopoje, Korce, Albania. Only the naos and narthex of the church remain, although it was originally a basilica type building covered with vaults and cupolas. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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