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Christianity

Below is a list of Christian buildings, of Christian evidence in buildings, and of destruction by Christians. The interpretation is sometimes open to debate.

Buildings
  • Oratorio Cristiano delle Terme del Mitra (I,XVII,2) (Christian church).
  • Oratorio cristiano (II,VII,1) (church of Cyriacus).
  • Basilica Cristiana (III,I,4) (guest-house for pilgrims).
  • Basilica of Constantine.
  • Basilica di Pianabella.
  • Church of San Ercolano.
  • Church of Sant'Aurea.
  • Villa della Palombara (di Plinio) (Christian church)
  • Objects and decoration
  • Aula del Buon Pastore (I,II,4) (relief of the Good Shepherd).
  • Terme di Nettuno (II,IV,2) (mosaic with Christian symbols).
  • Aula del Gruppo di Marte e Venere (II,IX,3) (relef of Daniel).
  • Edificio con Opus Sectile (III,VII,8) (opus sectile with head of Christ).
  • Domus dei Pesci (IV,III,3) (mosaic with Christian symbols).
  • Domus del Protiro (V,II,4-5) (glass vessel with head of Christ).
  • Destruction by Christians
  • Shrine on Piazza dei Lari.
  • Tempio Collegiale and Mitreo di Fructosus (I,X,4).
  • Mitreo delle Terme del Mitra (I,XVII,2).
  • Sacello dell'Ara dei Gemelli (II,VII,3).
  • Tempio della Magna Mater (IV,I,1) (hiding of pagan dedications).
  • Santuario di Attis (IV,I,3).
  • Texts and graffiti
    Many Christian texts and a few Christian graffiti can be found in the sections "Ancient written sources: Texts, Graffiti".

    [jthb - 15-Sep-2007]