ON THE VOTIVE CROSSES IN MITROVTSI (THE REGION OF MONTANA) IN THE HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXT OF THE WESTERN BULGARIAN STYLE Cover Image
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ЗА ОБРОЧИЩНИТЕ КРЪСТОВЕ В МИТРОВЦИ (МОНТАНСКО) В ИСТОРИЧЕСКИЯ И КУЛТУРЕН КОНТЕКСТ НА ЗАПАДНО- БЪЛГАРСКИЯ СТИЛ
ON THE VOTIVE CROSSES IN MITROVTSI (THE REGION OF MONTANA) IN THE HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXT OF THE WESTERN BULGARIAN STYLE

Author(s): Galia Simeonova-Konach
Subject(s): History, Anthropology, Social Sciences, Cultural history, Middle Ages
Published by: ЮГОЗАПАДЕН УНИВЕРСИТЕТ »НЕОФИТ РИЛСКИ«
Keywords: Mitrovts; votive crosses; religion; Middle Age architecture; masonry
Summary/Abstract: The text comments on the Christian temples and the preserved church art in the North-West end of Bulgaria, in particular, the Upper Section of Ogosta River, which belong to the less studied parts of the Bulgarian cultural-historical heritage. Votive and tomb monuments, especially votive crosses in Mitrovtsi and its surroundings, are presented and discussed in details.

  • Page Range: 284-297
  • Page Count: 14
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: Bulgarian