TITLE

The Ivory Scepter of Leo VI: A Statement of Post-Iconoclastic Imperial Ideology

AUTHOR(S)
Corrigan, Kathleen
PUB. DATE
September 1978
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep78, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p407
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the relationship between the images and the inscriptions in the ivory scepter of Emperor Leo VI. Aspects of the relationship; Interaction between the front lintel inscription and image of Christ with Peter and Paul; Significance of the inscriptions of single psalm verses.
ACCESSION #
5314554

 

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