BLOG ARCHIVE

Friday, December 23, 2016

Adoration of the Magi – 3rd century

Adoration of the Magi – 3rd century

One of the Earliest Depictions of Christ 


Giovanni Dall'Orto / Wikimedia Commons
Giovanni Dall’Orto 

This is a picture of a cast of a sarcophagus that is in the Vatican museums. It shows the scene of the magi adoring the Christ child and is dated to the 3rd century.

No comments:

Post a Comment