Santa Sabina is the best surviving example of an early Christian church in Rome. It dates from about 430, including its magnificent cypress doors carved with biblical scenes.

Facts & Stats on Santa Sabina

Go Historic ID
318284
Names
Santa Sabina
Dates
425-32

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Piazza Pietro d'Iliria
Rome, Italy
Contact
06-5743573

Resources for Santa Sabina

  1. The Churches and Catacombs of Early Christian Rome: A Comprehensive Guide Includes guide to panels of cypress door, with biblical references, and a translation of mosaic inscription.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Santa Sabina - Rome, Italy