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    • Peristyle (central square of the Palace) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Columns surrounding atrium facing imperial reception hall. Peristyle in Diocletian's palace.
    • Peristyle close-up 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The base of the peristyle with people in the scene. Peristyle in Diocletian's palace.
    • Peter and Paul in gold glass 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The martyr-heroes, in this instance 'Petrus et Paulus,' were also venerated in portraiture in gold glass. Peter and Paul in gold glass.
    • Police station behind the royal reception hall 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      In 1972, the power of the state was represented by the Yugoslavian flag outside the police station. Police station immediately behind royal reception hall.
    • Portrait in ivory 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Some portraiture was far less expensive and more simple, such as this one embedded in the mortar of a loculus. Ivory medallion in loculus mortar in the Catacomb of Commodilla.
    • Portrait of Eusebius 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Portrait of Eusebius with inscription "Anima Dulcis". Museo Vaticano.
    • "Prison/chapel" 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      In the structure of the Salona colosseum, archaeologists found a room which they identified as a holding cell for those Christians about to be martyred. The evidence was a fresco of the martyr, now largely faded or ...
    • Reliquary of Sant'Agnese 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Reliquary of Sant' Agnese directly below the altar on the floor above.
    • Rotunda of Agios Georgios 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Shot of rotunda of Agios Georgios from street level. Agios Georgios, Thessaloniki, c.a. 300 AD. Built as a mausoleum for Galerius ca 300 AD, by 400 AD it had become a church dedicated to St. George, in the shape of a ...
    • Ruin of St. Cyprian's Basilica 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1968)
      Ruins of the basilica of Saint Cyprian in North Africa with the remains of an altar in the center of the remains of the nave. Note that in this very traditional basilican form (five isle basilica), the altar is located in ...
    • Ruins of Sant' Agnese and Santa Constanza 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Ruins of Sant' Agnese on the left with the martyrium of Santa Constanza on the right.
    • Saint Fosca 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1968)
      The ancient Duomo di Torcello (Dome of Torcello) was built approx 1000 AD. Basilica to the left of the campanile.
    • San Sebastiano reclining statue 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Reclining statue of San Sebastiano. The statue is a creation of sculptor Antonio Giorgetti under the direction and designed by Bernini.
    • Sarcophagus for Helena Mother of Constantine 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      This porphyry sarcophagus was probably originally intended for the emperor Constantine (4th century).
    • Sarcophagus of Santa Constanza 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Porphyry sarcophagus of Santa Constanza, daughter of emperor Constantine.
    • Sarcophagus with pipe 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      The custom of the feast honoring the dead was occasionally carried to the extreme of running a pipe from the surface down to the buried sarcophagus in order that wine could be poured into the sarcophagus to include the ...
    • Shepherd shape and tholoid hut 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      This catacomb fragment portrays a shepherd leaning on his staff (left) with two sheep, and a stylized tholoid hut on the right.
    • Shepherd's tholoid hut 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The ancient form of the tholoid hut is still in use by shepherds today. Shepherd's tholoid hut in Italian countryside.
    • Side aisle of San Sebastiano interior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Originally the side aisle of the three-aisled San Sebastiano.
    • Side view of Sant'Agnese 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Side view of Sant'Agnese illustrating how the apse of the church was built into the hillside.