Les Mosaiques de Germigny-des-Prés

Name of text: Les Mosaiques de Germigny-des-Prés
Author of text: Andre Grabar
Date of text: 1954
Date of person in text: 20th century
Name of structure in text: Gorze Abbey church
Type of structure in text: church
Date of structure in text 765
Century of structure 1: 8 AD
Century of structure 2:
Country in text: France
Region in text: Lorraine
City in text: Gorze
Specific place of mosaic in text: Apse?
Description of mosaic in text: Enthroned Christ-Judge surrounded by seraphim and cherubim
Mosaic date in text: 8 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
Colour descriptions in text:
Bibliography: Grabar, Andre, ‘Les Mosaiques de Germigny-des-Prés, Cahiers Archaéologiques, 7 (1954), 171-183, see 173-4.
Comments: Building no longer extant.

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