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William G. Godden Collection: GoddenE8

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  • Title: St. Mark's, Venice
  • Creator(s): Godden, William G.
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  • Location: Western Europe/Italy/EUROPE/Venice
  • Structure: San Marco Cathedral

Description: St. Mark's Basilica. Fine example of Byzantine architecture. Built in the form of a Greek cross, with a 42 ft. diameter dome in the center and smaller domes rising over each arm. It was completed in 1071. (Venice, Italy)

See also:
Historic domes

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