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15th-century frescoes identified in Polish church, money being raised to restore them

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29/2/2012 WARSAW, Poland — Frescoes discovered on the walls of an Orthodox Church in Poland have been identified as 15th-century art works, and funds are being raised to restore them. Art historian Jaroslaw Giemza said Tuesday that recent research on the frescoes at the ancient church in the eastern village of Posada Rybotycka have dated them to that late Middle Age period. White paint had concealed the frescoes for a long time, and they were first partly uncovered in the 1960s.

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15th-century frescoes identified in Polish church, money being raised to restore them

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