In the Dura painting, Samuel Anointing David, David is depicted with an Imperial attribute indicating his royalty. Which of the following is that attribute?
The Roman State persecuted the Christians. Which of the following would account for this persecution?
Christians refused to pay homage to the State's gods
What is the earliest datable period for Christian art?
3rd century CE
After Christianity received acceptance within the Roman Empire, churches were constructed above the catacombs. Which of the following provides the most explanation for such churches to be constructed at these sites?
The pious worshiped openly at the graves of the earliest Christian martyrs
How did one recognize a Christian sarcophagus?
It was decorated with significant Christian subject matter
In the sarcophagus of Junius Bassus, a pagan who converted to Christianity, the sculptors illustrated scenes from the life of Christ. Which of the following represents the allusion to the Crucifixion?