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#9471: Apse Mosaic

Photo 9471: Apse Mosaic - Santa Cecilia in Trastevere, Rome

Photo Details

Photo ID
9471
Date
2008-04-17
Location
Santa Cecilia in Trastevere, Rome
Description
The apse above the choir is decorated with a fine 9th-century mosaic. It depicts a standing figure of Christ, flanked by Pope Paschal I, St. Agatha, and St. Paul on the left and St. Peter, St. Valerian and St. Cecilia on the right. Below the figures are twelve sheep, the Lamb of God, and a lengthy dedicatory inscription from Paschal I.
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
Resolution
4000 x 2662 px
File Size
9.47 MB
ISO
1000
Geotag
41.887597° N, 12.475790° E
Date Digitized
April 17, 2008
Date Uploaded
January 3, 2012
Credit
David Joyal