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#4706: Offering of Melchizedek

Photo 4706: Offering of Melchizedek - San Vitale Basilica, Ravenna

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Photo ID
4706
Credit
Title
Offering of Melchizedek
Caption
Melchizedek offers bread (Genesis 14:18), here representing the consecrated host of the Christian Eucharist. On the other side of the altar (not shown), Abel offers his lamb. Detail of mosaic on the right wall of the presbytery, c.547. San Vitale Basilica, Ravenna, Italy.
Geotag
44.420617° N, 12.196380° E
Uploaded
February 1, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
1600