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#2661: Saint Lawrence

Photo 2661: Saint Lawrence - Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Ravenna

Photo Details

Photo ID
2661
Date
2008-05-09
Location
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Ravenna
Description
Mosaic of St. Lawrence in the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, dating from around 430 AD. St. Lawrence was a Roman deacon (thus the processional cross and Book of Psalms) and was martyred on a hot iron grill, which can be partially seen on the left.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3849 x 2535 px
File Size
8.73 MB
ISO
1600
Geotag
44.420973° N, 12.197061° E
Date Digitized
May 9, 2008
Date Uploaded
December 2, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes