Dendara Complex; Coptic Church (Dendara Temple Complex, Qina, Egypt) : View of the remains to the south of the Coptic Church, with the old Birth House in the background and the Coptic Church at right

Creator:
unknown (Egyptian (ancient)
Published/Created:
Dendara Temple Complex, Qina, Upper Egypt, Egypt
ca. 400-499 CE
Date Depicted:
ca. 1990's
8000 BC - 499 AD
Materials:
limestone
stone
Notes:
Also set among the temple buildings is a basilica (5th century CE), which represents one of the earliest surviving Christian churches in Egypt.
Variant Titles:
Dendera Complex; Coptic Church
Topics:
Architecture -- Egypt -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Coptic
Culture:
Egyptian (ancient)
Accession Number:
1A3-EG-D-6-A5
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
churches (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
architectural exteriors; Coptic Church construction buildings; basilicas; buildings; religious buildings; churches; complexes; sites (locations); archaeological sites; excavations (sites)
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Module One
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
ca. 1990's
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4152
OID:
10113921
PID:
digcoll:1851918