Roman villa of Centcelles

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Roman villa of Centcelles
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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Location Constantí, Spain Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 41°09′21″N 1°13′34″E / 41.155781°N 1.226134°E / 41.155781; 1.226134
Criteria Cultural: (ii), (iii) Edit this on Wikidata
Reference 875-012
Inscription 2000 (24th Session)
Roman villa of Centcelles is located in Spain
Roman villa of Centcelles
Location of Roman villa of Centcelles

The Roman villa of Centcelles is located in the municipality of Constantí, in Catalonia (Spain). It contains a masterpiece of Early Christian Art. In one of its rooms, which has been almost completely preserved, you can see the oldest known dome mosaic with a Christian theme in the Roman world, dated to the 4th century AD.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ AADD. Museus i Centres de Patrimoni Cultural a Catalunya. Barcelona: Departament de Cultura de la Generalitat de Catalunya, 2010, p. 54. ISBN 84-393-5437-1. (in Catalan)
  2. ^ Vastenavond, Barbara. «El tresor amagat de Centcelles». Sàpiens [Barcelona], núm. 86 data = desembre 2009, p. 62. ISSN 1695-2014.