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San Vitale - Ravenna
  • Hampton F. Shirer
    1894–1977
    died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • San Vitale - Ravenna, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.4 x 25.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 10 in
  • Gift of Hampton F. Shirer
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0283
Description

Black-and-white image of the side of a stone church with a multi-layered, tiled roof. There are tall, arching windows on each of the walls, and a black, iron fence in the foreground. The top of a thin cross is visible on top of the highest roof of the church. There is a white border around the image with inscriptions in the bottom left and right corners of the border.