Kephalovryso Monument

Title

Kephalovryso Monument

Description

Outside the city office building in Kephalovryso is a war monument that still receives active wreath commemoration at the time of the celebrations of ΟΧΙ day. The low pediment, faced with marble has inscriptions listing the names of local inhabitants who died in wars Greece has been involved in. The central panel under relief stele bears a poetic inscription that is not readable at this time, and indicates the dedicator of the monument. The carved stone relief above is an abstract representation of bodies and horizontal lines.
[inscriptions were unreadable in current conditions]

Creator

unknown sculptor|Mayor's office of Kephalovryso sponsor

Date

unknown (Date of Event) ; unknown (Date of Construction)

Rights

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Format

stone (rock); marble (rock)
carving (processes)

Identifier

epirus_kephalovryso_monument

Coverage

Kephalovryso, Nicosia, Cyprus (spring(s))
40.012836
20.559130

Citation

unknown sculptor|Mayor's office of Kephalovryso sponsor, “Kephalovryso Monument,” Hollins University Library Digital Exhibits, accessed August 16, 2022, https://digitalexhibits.hollins.edu/items/show/23.

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