Ravenna, Battistero degli Ariani, San Pietro

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Contributor

Theodoric

Creator

Ravenna master mosaicists

Description

Arian baptistery, wall mosaic decoration, cupola, external circular band: Saint Peter, detail of the procession of the Apostles and Etimasia. Saint Peter is holding the keys of heaven next to the empty throne.

Current Ownership

Polo Museale Emilia Romagna

Chronology Specific

493-526

Chronology Period

5th-6th c. AD

Technique

Content Provider

Museum of Ravenna

Original Collection

Biblioteca Classense Mario Mazzotti Archive

Content Rights