Tratalias:Romanesque church of Santa Maria Monserrat thirteenth century / Chiesa Romanica di Santa Maria di Monserrat XIII secolo

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The church of Santa Maria was built in the Pisan Romanesque style with French influences between 1213 and the first half of the thirteenth century 1282.Nella Tratalias, thriving town at the time, became the seat of the diocese sulcitana, here translated from Sant'Antioco. Santa Maria cathedral was then up to 1503, when Iglesias became a bishopric. The current dedication to Our Lady of Montserrat dates back to the domination of Aragonese and Catalan was added to all the churches dedicated to Mary of Sardinia. / La chiesa di Santa Maria eretta in stile romanico pisano con influssi francesi tra il 1213 e il 1282.Nella prima metà del XIII secolo Tratalias, all'epoca fiorente borgo, divenne sede della diocesi sulcitana, qui traslata da Sant'Antioco. Santa Maria fu quindi cattedrale sino al 1503, anno in cui Iglesias divenne sede vescovile. L'attuale intitolazione alla Madonna di Monserrato risale all'epoca della dominazione catalano aragonese e venne aggiunta a tutte le chiese della Sardegna dedicate a Maria.

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Christos Theodorou on May 8, 2012

Lovely point of view, wonderful result - Greetings - Christos.

Nadiа on May 8, 2012

Hello, Dear Canpao !! :)

Fabulous Architecture And Incredible Composition!!

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Prasenjit Nag on May 8, 2012

Old But Impressive Building!!

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Krystyna Koch on May 8, 2012

Wonderful composition with a beautiful church and big tree;)

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noelbuch on May 8, 2012

Excellent shot!

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Eliton Sloma on May 8, 2012

Maravilhosa foto. Muito bonita.

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Saudações Eliton,Brasil.

Le Xuan Hung on May 8, 2012

Attractive scene of the church with interesting tradition as You desribed in the begining. Good framing and beautiful light. Nice photo. Like(7).

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Zelia Waltrick on May 8, 2012

Wonderful place! Beautiful colors! Excellent photo! Like

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mr scottyow on May 8, 2012

beautiful photo!

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Guizel J.c on May 8, 2012

Beautiful picture and place

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Denis Kolec on May 8, 2012

Great composition! L11

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Jörg R. on May 8, 2012

A very nice view to the church !

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