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Armenian Cross-Stone, Armenian Khachkar, Armenian Christianity, Armenian culture

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Armenian Cross-Stone, Armenian Khachkar A Khachfar, also known as an Armenian cross-stone which is a carved in the tuff stone, light and high resistant. It is a type of rock consisting of consolidated volcanic ash ejected from vents during a volcanic eruption. From the region of Artik it is make and used in Armenia for buildings houses and bridges. The most common Khachfar feature is a cross surmounting a rosette the Armenian motif of eternity sign. The art of carving Khachkars has witnessed a rebirth as a symbol of Armenian culture a true characteristic of Medieval Christian Armenian art which everyone should have. High 14.5cm, weight 322gr

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