EARLY CHRISTIAN SCULPTOR, Byzantine
(active about 540 in Poreè)

Capital

c. 540
Marble
Euphrasian Basilica, Poreè

In the Euphrasian Basilica, the column shafts of Proconnesian marble are topped by various types of capital - composite, pyramidal or in two zones with protomes (animal forms) - that were probably imported from Constantinople and that support heavy impost blocks.