Liber Pontificalis, in vita Symmachi

Name of text: Liber Pontificalis, in vita Symmachi
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Date of text:
Date of person in text: Symmachus 498-514
Name of structure in text: Old St. Peters
Type of structure in text: Church
Date of structure in text 4th, 13th
Century of structure 1: 4 AD
Century of structure 2: 13 AD
Country in text: Italy
Region in text: Lazio
City in text: Rome
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Description of mosaic in text:

At St. Peter’s fountain with the square colonnade, he provided marble adornments including mosaic lambs, crosses and palms.

Mosaic date in text: 6 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
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Liber Pontificalis, in vita Symmachi, ed. Duchesne, trans. by Raymond Davis, The Book of Pontiffs (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1989), p. 45


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