Basilica of Saint Apollinaire in Classe, wall mosaic decoration, apse half-dome: Christ’s figure, detail of Transfiguration. He is depicted on the small medallion on jewelled cross centre, which is framed by blue clypeus.

CountryEurope
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(Polo Museale Emilia Romagna)
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Subject Terms'portraits' of Christ - DD - Christ beardless, Byzantine art, Archaeology, mother of pearl, mother-of-pearl, Byzantine (culture and style), mosaic (process), pâte de verre (glass), gold (metal), Au, wall coverings, wall covering
ProviderAMSHistorica - University of Bologna