catacomb-priscilla

catacomb-priscilla

This image, which strongly recalls the image of the Hermes/shepherd figure depicted in pagan funerary contexts, represents Christ as the Good Shepherd. This third-century fresco is located on the ceiling of a Christian cubiculum tomb in the Catacomb of Priscilla in Rome, Italy.

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