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Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair

Listed under Churches & Abbeys in Switzerland.

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'The Convent of Müstair, which stands in a valley in the Grisons, is a good example of Christian monastic renovation during the Carolingian period. It has Switzerland's greatest series of figurative murals, painted c. A.D. 800, along with Romanesque frescoes and stuccoes.'

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