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Üzümlü Kilise = Grape Church, Kızılçukur Valley
The church has its name from the grapes at the roof. As a symbol of fertility they surround the holy cross. According to an inscription this church is dedicated to Niketas. He can be seen left of the crucifixion, on top of a column. The 12 apostles are on the sides.
includes detail images of the frescoes