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Title: Ravenna, Museo Arcivescovile, Statua acefala, personaggio della famiglia imperiale
Start date: 390
End date: 410
Historical Period: Early Byzantine/Late Antique Period

Achiepiscopal Museum, acephalous sculpture depicting a figure wearing tunic with jewelled belt and a chlamys, pinned with jewelled fibula. The gesture represented is the putting back of the sword on its case; the symbolic meaning of gesture is the return as winner to repristinate the peace.

Size: 144 x73x 44 cm
Place: Museo e Cappella Arcivescovile, Italy  
Languages: No linguistic content; Not applicable
Medium: porphyry
Project: BYZART Project  
Fond: Biblioteca Classense Mario Mazzotti Archive  
Physical type: statues
Material and technique: sculpture in the round
Data provider: Museum of Ravenna  
License: All rights reserved
Rights holder: Ravenna Diocese  
Appears in Collections:BYZART

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