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Repatriation of 6th century mosaics ‘important for world cultural heritage’
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Cypriot art historian Maria Paphiti has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that 2018 was a significant year for the world cultural heritage, as the last complete fragments from the nearly 1,500-year-old apse mosaic of the church of Panagia Kanakaria in the occupied village of Lythrangomi, in Famagusta district, missing since their looting in 1976, were repatriated to Cyprus.
“The repatriation of these 6th century mosaics is important not only for Cyprus but for the world cultural heri….. Read More On: InCyprus

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