"Ecclesiastical Clothes and Objects" Exhibition Opens in Isfahan

Mehr News Agency, Iran
May 29 2004

TEHRAN May 29 (MNA) -- An exhibition of "Ecclesiastical Clothes
and Objects" opened at Vank Church, Isfahan, concurrent with the
quarter centenary of Armenian settlement in the region of Jolfa,
Isfahan Province.

Over one hundred pieces of ecclesiastical clothes and objects will
be on display during the ten-day exhibition.

A reliquary of sacred oil, capes, belts, embroidered and inlaid
clothes, old coverings, a folio of the Holy Bible, and special silver
pots are among the exhibits.

Sponsored by Vartan Davudian, the exhibition intends to introduce
the precious works of Armenians to visitors.