This is the text of a lecture given on the occasion of a facsimile of the censer taken from Deir Mar Musa by Richard Burton in the C19th being returned to the Community at a reception at the British Council in Damascus on September 27th 2001. The images cannot be included as the copyright for those rests with the British Museum.
Date of Visit
27th September 2001
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Emma Loosley, “The Deir Mar Musa Censer,” Architecture and Asceticism, accessed December 6, 2023, https://architectureandasceticism.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/246.