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Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta, Aquileia: the mosaic floor at the base of the campanile (formerly the north Theodoran Hall)

RIBA Ref No RIBA114374
Artist/PhotographerORCH Orsenigo-Chemollo
Subject Date1379
Image Date2012
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceORCH Orsenigo 022__MG_2921
Colour InfoColour
CreditORCH Orsenigo / RIBA Collections
SubjectCathedrals ; Mosaic floors ; Restoration ; Archaeological sites
NOTES: The ancient town of Aquileia is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Basilica was originally erected by Patriarch Poppo in 1031 and rebuilt in 1379. It has fresco decoration and floor mosaics dating from the 4th-6th centuries. In 2004 the architects GTRF (Giovanni Tortelli and Roberto Frassini) won a competition for the ÔÇÿReorganisation of the areas around the Basilica complex and the creation of a Museum for the Mosaics of the southern hall of the BaptisteryÔÇÖ. The first phase seen here was completed in 2012.

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