Liber Pontificalis, in vita Paschalis I

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Liber Pontificalis, in vita Paschalis I

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Date of person in text: Pope Pascal I 817-824
Name of structure in text: Old St. Peter's, Tomb of SIxtus I
Type of structure in text: tomb
Date of structure in text 817-824
Century of structure 1: 4 AD
Century of structure 2: 9 AD
Country in text: Italy
Region in text: Lazio
City in text: Rome
Specific place of mosaic in text: Arch above the tomb
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Mosaic date in text: 9 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
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Liber Pontificalis, in vita Paschalis I, 5, ed. Duchesne, quoted in Eugene Muntz, ‘The Lost Mosaics of Rome IV to IX Century’, The American Journal of Archaeology and of the History of the Fine Arts, 2.3 (1886), 295-313, see pp. 302-3, trans. by Raymond Davis, The Lives of the Ninth Century Popes (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1995), p. 7


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