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#9601: Nave Mosaic (c. 435): Arrival of Jacob

Photo 9601: Nave Mosaic (c. 435): Arrival of Jacob - Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome

Photo Details

Photo ID
9601
Credit
Title
Nave Mosaic (c. 435): Arrival of Jacob
Caption
Scenes from Genesis 29. Top: Rachel announces the arrival of Jacob, with two shepherds behiind her. Bottom left: Meeting of Laban and Jacob. Bottom right: Leah and Rachel bring Jacob into the house. Detail of mosaic in the nave, set up by Pope Sixtus III (432-40). Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome, Italy.
Geotag
41.897574° N, 12.498464° E
Uploaded
February 9, 2012
Camera
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
ISO
640