Salonicco- S. Sofia- L'ascensione di Cristo (IX secolo)

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Description

Part of the dome's mosaic in St. Sophia church at Thessaloniki depicting the Ascension scene. Here the transcendental figure of the Virgin appear between two light figures of the angels, full of spirituality. In the upper part it is visible a greek inscription

Language

grc

Chronology Specific

9th c. AD

Chronology Period

Middle Byzantine period

Technique

Content Provider

University of Bologna

Original Collection

Giuseppe Bovini Archive

Content Rights