The iconostasis has three doors in it; one in the centre, before the holy table, and one on each side.
The Mohammedan conquest of course swept away the ornaments of the interior—the ambo, the iconostasis and the holy table.
In the iconostasis were the three holy doors—above the middle one a massive cross of gold.
In front of the iconostasis was an "Entombment," surrounded with young grass amid which little lamps shone.
On the east is the iconostasis, dividing the 'Holy of Holies' from the rest of the church.
The iconostasis is of the seventeenth century; the paintings are covered with silver plates.
This resembles the Greek iconostasis, the screen on which the “icons” or sacred pictures are placed.
At Easter time two processional crosses of silver and a Resurrection banner decorate the church outside the iconostasis.