Ravenna, Basilica di San Vitale, Pennacchio della volta a crociera

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Contributor

Vittore
Maximinian

Creator

San Vitale Ravenna master mosaicists

Description

Basilica of San Vitale, presbytery, groin vault, mosaic decoration: north arris. Each arris of groin vault is decorated by garland motif, with a peacock standing on a blue globe endways.

Current Ownership

Ravenna Diocese

Chronology Specific

540-547

Chronology Period

6th c. AD

Technique

Content Provider

Museum of Ravenna

Original Collection

Museum of Ravenna, Cidm Archive

Content Rights