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Culture news, 29.01.2015 09:13

An Exact Copy of the Skevr Reliquary was Donated to the Treasury House Museum of Holy Etchmiadzin

An Exact Copy of the Skevr Reliquary was Donated to the Treasury House Museum of Holy Etchmiadzin

An exact copy of the Skevr reliquary (1293), one of the oldest holy relics of the Armenian Gregorian Church, was donated to the Treasury House Museum of Holy Etchmiadzin with the blessing of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians.

News source: The State Hermitage Museum

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