Apse Mosaic: Paschal and Prassede
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Apse Mosaic: Paschal and Prassede

Saint Prassede and Pope Paschal I (with square nimbus and model of his church) on the left side of the apse mosaic. A phoenix, symbol of the resurrection, perches on a palm branch above. Apse mosaic of the Basilica di Santa Prassede, Rome, Italy.