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Ravenna, Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, Lunetta del Buon pastore

Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, wall mosaic decoration, north cross branch, lunette: the Good Shepherd. Jesus Christ is depicted as the Good Shepherd. Surrounded by sheep, he is crowned in golden halo and dressed in golden tunic; he is holding a gold cross rod with his right hand, he is caressing a sheep with his left.