History of the Franks

Name of text: History of the Franks
Author of text: Gregory of Tours
Date of text: 6th century
Date of person in text: 538-594
Name of structure in text:
Type of structure in text: Church
Date of structure in text 6th century
Century of structure 1: 6 AD
Century of structure 2:
Country in text: France
Region in text: Burgundy
City in text: Chalon sur Sâone
Specific place of mosaic in text:
Description of mosaic in text: He [Agriicola, bishop of Chalon­ sur­ Sâone] constructed many buildings in that city, erecting houses, and building a church which he supported with columns and adorned with vari-colored marbles and mosaics."
Mosaic date in text: 6 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
Colour descriptions in text:

Gregory of Tours, History of the Franks,  5.45, trans. by Earnest Brehaut (1916)


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