Ravenna, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Offerta dell'obolo della vedova

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Contributor

Theodoric

Creator

Oriental master mosaicists of Saint Apollinare Nuovo
Ravenna master mosaicist of Saint Apollinare Nuovo

Description

Basilica of Saint Apollinaire Nuovo, wall mosaic decoration, north wall, first zone, 17th scene: the widow's mite. Christ draws the disciples' attention to a woman who puts a few coins in the temple's money chest.

Current Ownership

Ravenna Diocese

Chronology Specific

493 - 526

Chronology Period

6th c. AD

Technique

Content Provider

Museum of Ravenna

Original Collection

Biblioteca Classense, Mario Mazzotti Archive

Content Rights