Cypriot Cultural Details: Proceedings of the 10th Annual by Iosif Hadjikyriako,Mia Gaia Trentin,Mia Gaia Trentin

By Iosif Hadjikyriako,Mia Gaia Trentin,Mia Gaia Trentin

There are numerous references to Cyprus in Venice: in palaces, basically that of Queen Caterina nook, within the church of Saints Giovanni e Paolo, the place the surface of Mark Antonius Bragadin (the staunch defender of Famagusta) is guarded, within the spices, and particularly within the wine of Cyprus (Commandaria), that's at the present time nonetheless recalled in Venetian sayings. The Venetian earlier, too, has many references in Cyprus the place proof is concentrated at the fortresses and fortifications of Nicosia, Famagusta and Kerynia and within the lions that beautify them in addition to in conventional dishes and language.

The papers offered the following were chosen from 30 given on the tenth Annual assembly of younger researchers in Cypriot archaeology (POCA 10), held in Venice the place it celebrated vital occasions: the five hundredth anniversary of the dying of Caterina Cornaro (1454–1510) and the twinning of the towns of Venice and Larnaca. Papers disguise a variety of matters reflecting the various centuries of exchange in items (especially textiles) and the cultural trade in principles, non secular practices and folks among the island and town at a variety of occasions from prehistory to the Ottoman interval. Archaeological and old info are introduced jointly to show off fresh research.

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