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date: 15 November 2019

K’shots [kushottz]locked

  • Jonathan McCollum

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[kushottz]

Flabellum of medieval Armenia. It consists of a metal disc on a long handle, fitted with small bells. It is still used during the Divine Liturgy (Soorp Badarak) of the Armenian Apostolic Church. 12 bells are affixed around the ritual fan to symbolize the 12 apostles.

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