|Authors:||San Vitale Ravenna master mosaicists||Contributors:||Vittore di Ravenna||Title:||Ravenna, Basilica di San Vitale, Teodora e il suo seguito||Start date:||540||End date:||547||Historical Period:||Early Byzantine/Late Antique Period||Description:||
Basilica of San Vitale, presbytery, south wall, mosaic decoration: Empress Theodora and her retinue. The scene is depicting the East Roman Empress Theodora, crowned in a golden halo, with crown and jewels. She is holding a golden chalice, standing next to court ladies and two dignitaries.
|Place:||Basilica of San Vitale, Italy||Languages:||No linguistic content; Not applicable||Medium:||pâte de verre (glass)
mother of pearl
stone (worked rock)
|Project:||BYZART Project||Fond:||Biblioteca Classense Mario Mazzotti Archive||Physical type:||wall coverings||Material and technique:||mosaic (process)||Data provider:||Museum of Ravenna||License:||All rights reserved||Rights holder:||Ravenna Diocese|
|Appears in Collections:||BYZART|
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