This baptistery was built at the end of the 5th century, when the Arian Visigoths ruled Italy. The dome mosaic shows the baptism of Christ with a personification of the River Jordan.

Facts & Stats on Arian Baptistery

Names
Arian Baptistery
Battistero degli Ariani
IDs
318345 Go Historic
788 World Heritage Site
Address
Via degli Ariani
Ravenna, Italy
Dates
c. 490 constructed