Fresco Fragments,
Church of ‛Abd Allāh Nirqi, Nubia, late 10th-early 11th centuries AD


Larger image of St Mercurius, Church of ‛Abd Allāh Nirqi, Nubia, late 10th-early 11th centuries AD

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Larger image of Horseman 3, Church of ‛Abd Allāh Nirqi, Nubia, late 10th-early 11th centuries AD

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Referenced as figure 188 in The military technology of classical Islam by D Nicolle
188. Fresco fragments from the Church of ʿAbd Allāh Nirqi, St. Mercurius and an unknown saint, late 10th-early 11th centuries AD, Nubian, Sudan National Museum, Khartoum (Michal).
K. Michalowski, Faras, Die Kathedrale aus dem Wüstensand, (Zurich 1967).


See also Illustrations of Costume and Soldiers from Coptic Egyptian and Nubian sources
Other 10th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers





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