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#2758: Dome Mosaic: Baptism of Christ (Detail)

Photo 2758: Dome Mosaic: Baptism of Christ (Detail) - Neonian Baptistery, Ravenna

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Photo ID
2758
Credit
Title
Dome Mosaic: Baptism of Christ (Detail)
Caption
The Baptism of Christ by John the Baptist in the Jordan River. Detail of dome mosaic in the Battistero Neoniano (Orthodox Baptistery) in Ravenna, dating from 451-75. The right arm and dish of John the Baptist, the dove, and Christ's head are 18th- and 19th-century restorations; the rest is original.
Geotag
44.415624° N, 12.197324° E
Uploaded
December 2, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
1600