The Church of the Saviour in Lagami, in the Mestia community in Svaneti is extremely unusual in being a two storied church. The lower church was built in the C10th and possesses an C11th-C12th fresco cycle. Above it is the C14th upper church which has both interior and exterior frescoes.
Date of Visit
5th July 2013
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Emma Loosley, “Lagami vilage, Mestia community, Svaneti,” Architecture and Asceticism, accessed September 22, 2018, http://architectureandasceticism.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/109.