Codex Paris gr. 1447, fols 257-58

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Codex Paris gr. 1447, fols 257-58

Author of text:
Date of text: 10th century
Date of person in text:
Name of structure in text: Chalkoprateia Church
Type of structure in text: Church
Date of structure in text
Century of structure 1:
Century of structure 2:
Country in text: Turkey
Region in text:
City in text: Constantinople
Specific place of mosaic in text: Above the bema
Description of mosaic in text: Virgin Mary flanked by Leo I (457-74) and his wife Verina with their son and daughter.
Mosaic date in text: 5 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? Yes
Colour descriptions in text:

Mango, Cyril, The Art of the Byzantine Empire 312-1453 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1986), pp. 34-5


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