Rossano Gospels

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  • Rossano —    City in southern Italy that Byzantium (qq.v.) controlled until the Normans (q.v.) conquered it ca. 1059. Rossano and its environs were a center of monasticism (q.v.). Neilos of Rossano founded the monastery of St. Adrian near Rossano. Rossano… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Rossano — Infobox CityIT img coa = Rossano Stemma.png official name = Comune di Rossano name = Rossano| mapx= 39.62|mapy=16.63 region = Calabria province = Cosenza (CS) elevation m = area total km2 = 149 population as of = December 31, 2004 population… …   Wikipedia

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  • Purple parchment — Page from the Rossano Gospels Purple parchment or Codex Purpureus refers to manuscripts written on parchment dyed purple, originally restricted for the use of Roman or Byzantine Emperors. The lettering may be in gold or silver. Later the practice …   Wikipedia

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  • Byzantine art — The most famous of the surviving Byzantine mosaics of the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople the image of Christ Pantocrator on the walls of the upper southern gallery. Christ is flanked by the Virgin Mary and John the Baptist. The mosaics were made… …   Wikipedia

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