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    Interior of Hagia Sophia.The cupola is 55 m high,and measures 31 m across.The green columns come from the harbour gymnasium in Ephesos,the red porphiry columns from the temple of Jupiter in Baalbek.Columns have byzantine capitals,some bear the initials of Justinian.

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    Ladies of the court of Empress Theodora, wife of Justinian I (Detail of the mosaic Empress Theodora and her attendants) Mosaic on the south wall of the apse; 547 CE

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    Emperor Justitian and his attendants Mosaic on the north wall of the apse, 264 x 365cm; 547 CE

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    Sassanid King Chosroe I (531-579) on his throne. Chosroe Cup, with central medallion. Gold, rock crystal, and garnets

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    Crucifixion. Emperor Constantine the Great and his wife Saint Helena at the foot of the Cross. Central part of the triptych (6th-10th)

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    Banqueting scene, guests eating and drinking, servants, dogs waiting for morsels under the beds. Black-figured amphora, 540-530 BCE F 2

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    The "Madaba map" (Jordan), mosaic floor of an early Christian church. The map mentions nine Jewish tribes and various localities from the New Testament; in the center: Jerusalem, with Emperor Constantine's buildings rising above Calvary and the Holy Sepulchre, Bethlehem, Emmaus, Jericho the Dead Sea. and the river Jordan with the place of Jesus' baptism

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    Running hoplite (heavily armed Greek infantryman), with shield, spear and helmet. Interior of a red-figured cup from Tanagra. 520-510 BCE Inv. CA 1527

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    Hagia Sophia (Holy Wisdom) church and mosque, now museum. Built under Justinian (527-565) over a 4th ct. basilica. Minarets were added when the church became a mosque after the Turkish conquest in 1453. Painted-over mosaics were restored under sultan Abdul Mecit in 1847. Hagia Sophia was the seat of the Orthodox patriarch of Constantinople (also known as Byzanz or Istanbul) and a principal setting for Byzantine imperial ceremonies. In this church the coronation of emperor Alexios IV Angelo took place on August 1 1203.

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    Mosaic showing Abel sacrificing a lamb and Melchizedek, Priest-King of Salem, sacrificing bread. 6th century CE; Presbytery of San Vitale Basilica, Ravenna

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    Madonna and child, flanked by Emperor Justinian, (527-565),left, with the model of Hagia Sophia and inscription "Justinian,famous king"; and Constantine I (280-337) with the model of Byzantium and the inscrip- tion "Constantine,among the saints, great king".

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    East Roman Emperor Justinian I (482-565) with crown and sceptre. Mosaic

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    "Christ Militant" wearing the uniform of a Roman legionnaire, a snake and a lion under his feet. From the Archeopiscopal Chapel built by Bishop Peter II (494-519) Mosaic

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    Mosaic of Moses loosening his sandal at God's command, who is speaking to him from the burning bush on Mount Sinai. 6th century CE; Presbytery of San Vitale Basilica, Ravenna

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    Sassanid king hunting. Silver plate with gold decoration.

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    Lower plate of a diptych: Annunciation Virgin Mary; trial of the bitter water; Flight to Egypt. From the eastern Mediterranean; late 6th century. Traces of incrustation and gilding. Ivory, H: 7,1 cm

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    Mosaics of vines and grapes. San Prisco Chapel; early-Christian Period (6th century CE)

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    The Three Magi on their way. Mosaic (6th)

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    Saint Peter's denial, Jesus and an apostle, a rooster on a column. Mosaic (6th)

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    The purple Codex Rossanensis,a 6th century manuscript on puple parchment,contains the gospel of Matthew and almost the entire gospel of Mark.30 x 25 cm.Inscriptions and 40 verses are from Psalms and Prophets.Folio 5:Christ Last Supper;Washing of the Feet;Announcement of Judas' Betrayal.Ps.XXII,2;XL 10, XL 7.Zeph.I,7. Origin perhaps Aleppo,Syria.

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    Barberini Diptych,showing the triumph of an Emperor,probably Justinian (482-565). Ivory from Constantinople,1st half 6th. 24,2 x 26,8 cm OA 9063

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    The Last Supper. Jesus and his disciples. Mosaic (6th)

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    Greek galleys. Fragment of a black-figured dinos. Cp 12248

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    Flavius Magnus, Roman Consul in 518, sitting on a lion-legged throne. Panel of the diptych.

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