Icon of Saint Thomas

Item

Title
Icon of Saint Thomas
Description
This is a digital reproduction of a wall painted icon depicting Saint Thomas, held in St. Nicholas Church, Beit Jala, a short distance from Bethlehem.The icon is painted in the Jerusalem Style of the late 19th and early 20th century and is located inside the dome of the church. It was renovated in 2009 by Ian Knowles. The Arabic inscription reads: "Thomas the Apostle"
Identifier
pb_sn_wpa_9120743
Subject
Bethlehem
Palestine
St. Nicholas Icons collection
Beit Jala
devotional objects
icons
Orthodox Bethlehem
saints
License
IN COPYRIGHT This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. To use this item you need to obtain permission from the rights holder. To request permission to use the item as defined by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use, please contact the Planet Bethlehem Archive administrators.
Creator
Unknown
Contributor
Faten Nastas Mitwasi
Jabra Mitwasi
Type
Egg tempera and acrylic on wall
Source
St.Nicholas Church, Beit Jala
Language
Arabic
Spatial Coverage
31.716105626668842/ 35.189589871
Rights Holder
Faten Nastas Mitwasi and Jabra Mitwasi.
Temporal Coverage
1929-1935