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Ravenna, Basilica di San Vitale, Kantharos con tralci di vite e colombe

Basilica of San Vitale, presbytery, north wall, first zone, wall mosaic decoration: decoration of the arch (detail). Two spindles of vine's volutes emerge from a kantharos vase. One dove stands on vase top, the other two stand sideways.