Church of San Vitale

Dublin Core

Title

Church of San Vitale

Subject

Christ Enthroned,
Flanked By Saint Vitalis and Bishop Ecclesius

Description

The major purpose of the mosaic program is to depict the authority practiced by the emperor in the plan of Christian history

Creator

Early Byzantine

Publisher

samrthistory

Date

c.547

Format

mosaic

Type

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Coverage

Byzantine

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Materials

made with tiny, individual colored tiles

Physical Dimensions

1.5*3 m

Files

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Tags

Citation

Early Byzantine, “Church of San Vitale,” Medieval Art, accessed August 9, 2022, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/medievalart/items/show/134.