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Pictures of the The Arian Baptistry Mosaics - Ravenna





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Pictures of the Arian Christian mosaics of the Arian Baptistry in Ravenna, Italy. The Arian Baptistry was build during the rule of the Ostrogoth Kin Theodoric the Great at the end of the 5th Century AD. The Arian Baptistry was part of a cathedral complex to commissioned by Theodoric of which only the baptistry survives today. Its walls interior is of simple brick and in the roof is a mosaic at the centre of which a beardless young Christ is being baptised by John the Baptist. Around this...
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