Ravenna, Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, Lunetta con apostoli

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Contributor

Galla Placidia

Creator

Mausoleum of Galla Placidia Ravenna master mosaicists
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia Costantinopolitan master mosaicists

Description

Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, west cross branch, lunette: apostles and drinking doves. One apostle is holding a scroll, a big seashell covers the scene, on base area two doves are standing and drinking from a vase.

Current Ownership

Ravenna Diocese

Chronology Specific

425-450

Material

Chronology Period

5th c. AD

Technique

Content Provider

Museum of Ravenna

Original Collection

Museum of Ravenna, Cidm Archive

Content Rights