Ravenna, Basilica di San Vitale, Angelo che sorregge il clipeo

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Contributor

Vittore

Creator

Maximinian

Description

Basilica of San Vitale, presbytery, groin vault, mosaic decoration: angel, detail of the decorative elements of the rib vault. An angel stands on a blue globe supporting the central clypeus, surrounded by acanthus branches.

Current Ownership

Ravenna Diocese

Chronology Specific

540-547

Chronology Period

6th c. AD

Technique

Content Provider

Museum of Ravenna

Original Collection

Mar, Cidm Archive

Content Rights