Displaying the Sacred Past: Ancient Christian Inscriptions in Early Modern Rome

Yasin, Ann Marie
June 2000
International Journal of the Classical Tradition;Summer2000, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p39
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Focuses on the history of collecting Christian inscriptions in Rome. Relationship to the study and presentation of classical epigraphy; Increase in the visibility of Christian inscriptions in academic writing and in the actual walls of churches in the city; Value as a historical documents and religious objects.


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