De Iohanne II, Liber pontificalis ecclesiae Ravennatis, ch. 98

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De Iohanne II, Liber pontificalis ecclesiae Ravennatis, ch. 98

Author of text: Agnellus of Ravenna
Date of text: 8332-846
Date of person in text: b. 794-804, d. after 846
Name of structure in text: S. Apollinare in Classe, Monasteria of SS. Mark, Marcellus and Felicula
Type of structure in text: chapels
Date of structure in text 578-95
Century of structure 1:
Century of structure 2:
Country in text: Italy
Region in text:
City in text: Classe
Specific place of mosaic in text:
Description of mosaic in text:

However after he died this most blessed John ws buried on the eleventh day of the month of January in the church of S. Apollinaris in the city of Classe outside the walls, in the monasterium of SS. Mark, Marcellus, and Felicula, which he built from the foundations and decorated with mosaics, and finished it all.

Mosaic date in text: 6 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
Colour descriptions in text:
Bibliography: For translation see Agnellus of Ravenna, The Book of Pontiffs of the Church of Ravenna, trans. by Deborah Mauskopf Deliyannis (Washington DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 2004), p. 214

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