Sarcophagus of Theodorus: "Theodorus"
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|Title:||Sarcophagus of Theodorus: "Theodorus"|
|Caption:||Detail of the sarcophagus of Bishop Theodorus, which was made in the 5th century and reused for the bishop when he died in 688 AD. On the lid, which is decorated with three chi-rho reliefs, is a simple epitaph: "Here rests Theodorus, Archbishop." The main panel of the sarcophagus has a relief of a chi-rho flanked by peacocks and vines.|
|Keywords:||alpha apollinarius art basilica bishop byzantine c5 c6 chi-rho christian church classe emilia-romagna inscription italy latin omega ravenna saint sant'apollinare sant'apollinare in classe sarcophagus site199 symbol theodorus tomb|
|Digital Size:||4000 x 2667 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||16.7 x 11.1 inches @ 240 dpi|
13.3 x 8.9 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||May 10, 2008|
|Uploaded:||May 13, 2011|