4Santa Sabina: interior, nave, view from west, begun ca. 422-432 A. D Santa Sabina: interior, nave, view from west, begun ca A.D. Rome
5Sarcophagus with Scenes from the Passion of Christ(probably from the Catacomb of Domitilla), mid-4th century A.D.
6Christ carrying the Cross, detail of 1st [far left] panel, mid-4th century A.D.
7Byzantine monumental Church mosaics are a crowning glory of Medieval Art. One of the most famous of the surviving mosaics is in the Church of the Holy Wisdom in former Constantinople—the image of Christ on the walls of the upper southern gallery.
8Byzantine: Ravenna, exterior, view from south, 526-547 A.D.
9San Vitale: interior, view towards apse showing mosaics: [T] roundel portraits of Christ and Apostles; [TC] Lamb of God with Archangels; [C] Christ enthroned with Angels and Saints, ca. 547 A.D.