Memorie sacre delle sette chiese di Roma

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Memorie sacre delle sette chiese di Roma

Author of text: Giovanni Severano
Date of text: 1630
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Name of structure in text: Lateran, Basilica Leoniana/Hall of the Council
Type of structure in text: Church
Date of structure in text 785-818
Century of structure 1: 8 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: Tribune
Description of mosaic in text: Main apse adorned with mosaic by Leo III [795-816]
Mosaic date in text: 9 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
Colour descriptions in text:
Bibliography: Severano, Giovanni, Memorie Sacre delle Sette Chiese di Roma (Rome: Giocomo Mascadi, 1630), vol. 1, p. 539
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Severano also notes that there were two Leonine basilicas, one small the other large, according to Onofrio Panvinio [1529-68]

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