These images show the cloister of Dayr Mar Elian esh-Sharqi after the Syrian team from the Directorate General of Antiquities and Museums (DGAM) finished their work at the site. A strategy for preserving the site has been indefinitely delayed by the start of the Syrian civil war.
Date of Visit
19th June 2008
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Emma Loosley, “Dayr Mar Elian,” Architecture and Asceticism, accessed September 28, 2021, https://architectureandasceticism.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/248.