Built in 1643 by prince Vasile Lupu.
The church has played the role of chapel
for the Princely Court.
Iconostasis - a valuable piece made in wood - is dated in XVIII century
The pro-naos is separated by naos by two octonary pillars.
The naos is arched in pure Moldavian style. The tower is supra-raised
using a rectangular and a stellar base.
In the exterior decorations we can find the characteristics of the XVII century:
1. Above the pedestal - a belt like saw teethes;
2. Blind arches
The steeple, placed in North to West
part of the church (and linked to this) has an basement with an unexplained
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Last modified: February 23, 2000