Maronite Cathedral, the altar

Maronite Cathedral, the altar

Western and eastern altars which are fully preserved, al-Karasi

Western and eastern altars which are fully preserved, al-Karasi

Mary's girdle in the Saint Mary Church of the Holy Belt, Homs

Mary’s girdle in the Saint Mary Church of the Holy Belt, Homs

Monastery of St Simeon, Corinthian capitals decorated with wavy acanthus leaves

Monastery of St Simeon, Corinthian capitals decorated with wavy acanthus leaves

The historical sulfur spring of Afqa

The historical sulfur spring of Afqa

Remains of the main entrance of Nabu Temple, Palmyra

Remains of the main entrance of Nabu Temple, Palmyra

The historical sulfur spring of Afqa

The historical sulfur spring of Afqa

Aleppo

Madrasa al-Hallawiyya: interior view at the former Byzantine apse

Madrasa al-Hallawiyya: interior view at the former Byzantine apse

Maronite

Maronite Cathedral, the altar

Maronite Cathedral, the altar

Al-Madrasa al-Hallawiyya, cathedral apse - columns with Corinthian capitals

Al-Madrasa al-Hallawiyya, cathedral apse – columns with Corinthian capitals

Monastery of St Simeon Stylites, remains of the Column of Saint Simeon the Stylite

Monastery of St Simeon Stylites, remains of the Column of Saint Simeon the Stylite

Al-Madrasa al-Hallawiyya, detail of Corinthian capital

Al-Madrasa al-Hallawiyya, detail of Corinthian capital

Gallery

Example of measurement ground plan (of al-Madrasa al-Halawiyya), as CAD drawing, using total station survey

Measurement ground-plan drawing

Example of measurement section plan D-D (of al-Madrasa al-Halawiyya), as CAD drawing, using total station survey

Measurement section plan drawing

Detail: Corinthian capital of a column of the former conch (Aleppo, Madrasa al-Hallawiyya)

Detail of capital

Damage pattern, powdering in limestone, Cathedral, Cadiz, Spain

Fig. 42, Catalogue of Damage

Damage pattern, air pollution (acid rain) on sandstone, Cathedral of Bamberg, Germany

Fig. 29, Catalogue of Damage

The historical sulfur spring of Afqa

The historical sulfur spring of Afqa

A side of Agora

A side of Agora

A model of Bel Temple

A model of Bel Temple

Engraving of Aglibol (god of the moon), Temple of Bel

Engraving of Aglibol (god of the moon), Temple of Bel

Engraving at the left of the portal of northern thalamos, cella of Bel Temple

Engraving at the left of the portal of northern thalamos, cella of Bel Temple

Remains of the portal frame, Byzantine Cathedral in Qalʿat Burqush

Remains of the portal frame, Byzantine Cathedral in Qalʿat Burqush

Maronite Archdiocese

Maronite Archdiocese

Remains of the Cathedral, Qalʿat Burqush

Remains of the Cathedral, Qalʿat Burqush

Maronite Cathedral, general view from the outside

Maronite Cathedral, general view from the outside

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.