Costantinopoli - S. Giovanni Studios - pavimento (dal Salzenberg)

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Contributor

Stoudios
Wilhelm Salzenberg

Description

Opus sectile pavement from the Monastery of Stoudios in Constantinople, dedicated to St. John the Baptist. It features a geometrical pattern, combining rectangular panels and frames to a grid made of intertwined ribbons, forming round and square knots.

Material

Chronology Period

5th c. AD (Early Byzantine Period)
11th c. AD (Middle Byzantine Period)

Technique

Content Provider

University of Bologna

Original Collection

Fondazione Federico Zeri - Fototeca Zeri, Università di Bologna, inv. 2889

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