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The icons of the Monastery of Saint Catherine at Mount Sinai are now available online.

The color images of the icons owned by the Monastery of Saint Catherine at Mount Sinai taken during joint expeditions undertaken from 1956 to 1965 by the University of Michigan, Princeton University, and the University of Alexandria are now available online.  The collection documents, in color, the condition of these icons before and after cleaning and restoration carried out in the 1950s and 1960s.  Currently, this website displays about 1,200 transparencies, but additional images will be added and the data will be updated.  The online images are limited to a size of 1024 pixels.


The images may be found at sinai.princeton.edu

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