Patria of Constantinople

Name of text: Patria of Constantinople
Author of text:
Date of text: 989-90
Date of person in text:
Name of structure in text: Columns of Constantine and Helena
Type of structure in text: columns
Date of structure in text probably 4th C, but mosaic 7th century
Century of structure 1: 4 AD
Century of structure 2: 7 AD
Country in text: Turkey
Region in text:
City in text: Constantinople
Specific place of mosaic in text: On the columns
Description of mosaic in text: Work done by Emperor Phokas (602-610)
Mosaic date in text: 7 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? Yes
Colour descriptions in text:

The Patria, 2.35,trans. by Albrecht Berger (Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 2013), pp. 72-3


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