vandalized fresco - Sümela monastery (turkey)


Damaged Fresco in the Sümela Monastery near Trabzon (Turkey)

This precious fresco has been hit by a hammer.­

The Sümela Monastery was originally founded in the year 386.­ For more information, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­S%C3%BCmela_­Monastery.

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Trabzon Gümüşhane Yolu, Trabzon Province, Turkey

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