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Women in the Sant'Appolinare Nuovo Mosaics

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Arms-raised women seemed to have been excised from one of the mosaics in St. Appolinaire Nuovo Basilica in Ravenna.

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Women in the Sant'Appolinare Nuovo Mosaics

  1. 1. TheMissing Women in theSant’Apollinare Nuovo Mosaic
  2. 2. The basilica of Sant’Apollinare Nuovo was built in Ravenna, Italy between 493 and 526.
  3. 3. Some of the original mosaics were later modified.
  4. 4. Mosaic curtains replaced the figures between the columns.
  5. 5. Only their feminine hands remain.
  6. 6. Only their feminine hands remain.
  7. 7. Art as Text By Ally Kateusz In honor of Elaine Pagels

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