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The Churches of St. Nazarus and St. Celsus at Ravenna. Imitation of a subterranean sepulchral chapel. Fifth century

1. Plan of the small Church of St. Nazarus and St. Celsus, built at Ravenna, by Galla Placidia, daughter of the Emperor Theodosius the Great.

2. Transverse section of this Church; in the center is the Sarcophagus of the princess; on the right that of the Emperor Honorius, her brother; on the left, that of her husband, Canstantius, and her son, Valentinian III.

3. Longitudinal section of the Church.




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