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Collections Holy Metropolis of Mesogaia and Laureotiki

Item ID: 185
Item Number: 7
Collection: Holy Metropolis of Mesogaia and Laureotiki
Item Name: The Tranfiguration of Christ
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Year: 10nth century A.D.
Place: Koropi
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Description: Amid greenery scenery, with a big tree in front, the church of the “Transfiguration of Jesus,” lies in a tranquil environment. For the local people is consider to be the church of “Salvation.”
The architectural style is of the church is a masterpiece of the traditional Byzantine period. This can be attested by the layout of the church with the fine cloisonne in the masonry, the exo-narthex, the vaulted arched roof and the portal frames. The church is considered to be conservation monument.
It is located a few kilometers outside Koropi’s most eastern end and harks back to the tenth century A.D.