Project Status: Complete

Offers a description and photos of St. Catherine’s Monastery on Mount Sinai, as well as images of some of its architecture, icons, mosaics, murals, engraving,¬†metalwork, woodcarving, embroidery, and manuscripts, including the partial Codex Sinaiticus. Also includes a bibliography of publications by the Mount Sinai Foundation.

Resource details:

Resource Type: BibliographyImagesManuscripts/FacsimilesModern

License: No Fee

Modern Language: English

Medieval content details:

Dates: 300 - 1600

Subject: ArtByzantiumChurch FathersCrusadesIconographyManuscript StudiesMaterial CultureMilitary OrdersMonasticismMonksMuslims, IslamPietyTravel, Pilgrimage

Type/Genre of Medieval Primary Source Material: ArchitectureArt and ArtifactsMaterial EvidenceMetalworkMonasteriesMosaicsPaintingsReligious ObjectsWoodwork

Geopolitical Region: AfricaEgypt