St. Vitale - Emperor Justinian Offering the Bread of the Eucharist.
 
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Title:St. Vitale - Emperor Justinian Offering the Bread of the Eucharist
Notes:Mosaic panel on the left (north) wall of the apse depicting Emperor Justinian, clothed in full regalia and standing in the center of a retinue of clergy, officials and soldiers (flanked on the right by Bishop Maximian), bringing the bread of the Eucharist to the altar
Date:521-547
Building:San Vitale, Ravenna
Material:Other
City/Town:Ravenna
Country:Italy

Person as Subject:Justinian I, Emperor of the East, 482-565
Lectionary links:BProp15
General Subject:Bread
Eucharist
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- Italy -- Medieval, 500-1500

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Copyright Source:Image donated by Patout Burns
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Attribution:St. Vitale - Emperor Justinian Offering the Bread of the Eucharist, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=32148 [retrieved February 27, 2021]. Original source: Image donated by Patout Burns.
Record Number:32148 Last Updated: 2021-02-17 13:58:19 Record Created: 2003-09-11 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition