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Restoration Work of Chao Srey Vibol Temple’s West Gate Completed

The restoration work of the Chao Srey Vibol Temple’s West Gate, which started in 2020, was completed in early 2022, according to a news release of the APSARA National Authority this morning.Based on the damaged condition of the entire gate structure du…

The restoration work of the Chao Srey Vibol Temple's West Gate, which started in 2020, was completed in early 2022, according to a news release of the APSARA National Authority this morning.

Based on the damaged condition of the entire gate structure during the nearly two years of the restoration process, the restoration team followed the Anastylosis method, completely dismantling the gate structure to restore the broken stones and strengthen the foundation as well as reassemble the gate to its original form, it added.

Chao Srey Vibol is a 12th-century temple in the region of Angkor, but is located outside the Archeological Park, to the east of Baray oriental.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press