Historiarum Ravennatum libri decem

Name of text: Historiarum Ravennatum libri decem
Author of text: Rossi
Date of text: 1589
Date of person in text:
Name of structure in text: S. Apollinaire Nuevo
Type of structure in text: Church
Date of structure in text 493-526
Century of structure 1: 5 AD
Century of structure 2: 6 AD
Country in text: Italy
Region in text: Emelia Romagna
City in text: Ravenna
Specific place of mosaic in text: Inner wall of the facade.
Description of mosaic in text: Portraits of S. Agnellus and Justinian and remarks their preservation defective.
Mosaic date in text: 6 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text?
Tesserae gold mentioned in text?
Colour descriptions in text:

Rossi, H., Historiarum Ravennatum libri decem (Venice: Paolo Manuzio, 1589), p. 170, quoted in Eugene Muntz, ‘The Lost Mosaics of Ravenna’, The American Journal of Archaeology and of the History of the Fine Arts, 1.2/3 (1885), 115-130, see pp. 125-6.


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