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Record ID CRID:69
Type of record Single Monument
Date of record 28-11-2012
Registrar Natasa Michailidou
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Monument type Immovable Monument
Monument Code CHURCH0048

Monument Name The Dormition of Virgin Mary church in Filipovo
Related Institution Holy Diocese of Nevrokop
Location Name Filipovo
Date of construction
1867 AD
Short Description The church is a three-nave pseudo-basilica with a half-cylindrical apse and an open gallery in the west. The southern wall is 3.5 m. dug into the ground at the altar. The building is placed nearby the village’s square, beside the river bed.




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Code CHURCH0048

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Name
Monument Name The Dormition of Virgin Mary church in Filipovo
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Related Institution Holy Diocese of Nevrokop




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Location Name Filipovo
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Short Description
Short Description The church is a three-nave pseudo-basilica with a half-cylindrical apse and an open gallery in the west. The southern wall is 3.5 m. dug into the ground at the altar. The building is placed nearby the village’s square, beside the river bed.




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1867 AD
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Decoration
Decoration Phase Primary decoration
Decoration Type Painting
Decoration theme Various
Location of decoration Iconostasis, Portable icons, Bishop's throne
Description of decoration The iconostasis consists of the traditional rows – the lower tier, the royal, the apostle’s icons (23 pieces) and the crucifixion. The vine motif is missing. In the second half of 19th c. the Royal Gates as well as the crucifixion were decorated with woodcarving. The prophets David and Solomon, the Annunciation and four of the church holy fathers are depicted on 6 medallions. The crucifixion is hanging over the whole middle part of the iconostasis. The woodcarving on the cross is hemstitched and precise.
The icons of the Sovereign tier (7 pieces), the apostles icons, the icon on the Bishop`s Throne, the Crucifixion and the icon of Christ the Al-mighty (on the middle roof) were done by an anonymous icon-painter at the beginning of the second half of 19th c.

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219century AD
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Digital representation CRDGID:48 - Filipovo, Bansko, icon of St. George



CRDGID:49 - Filipovo, Bansko, icon of Palm Sunday



CRDGID:50 - Filipovo, Bansko, icon of Sts. Constantine and Helen



CRDGID:52 - Filipovo, Bansko, icon of the Dormition of the Virgin



CRDGID:53 - Filipovo, Bansko, icon of the Life-giving Spring



CRDGID:69 - Filipovo, Bansko, icon of St. Demetrius



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Testimonies
Type of testimony Written
Date of testimony
2012 AD
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Description of testimony Written informative text from the Diocese of Nevrokop
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Related Institution Holy Diocese of Nevrokop
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