The Good Shepherd, century CE. A common image in ancient Greece of a shepherd carrying a sheep over his shoulders, continued in Roman art. Later co-opted by early christians as a metaphorical image of Christ in mosaics, Vatican Museum, Rome.
The Tara Brooch is a Celtic brooch of about 700 AD generally considered to be the most impressive of over 50 elaborate Irish brooches to have been discovered. It was found in 1850 and rapidly recognised as one of the most important works of early Christia
Frieze with the early Christian symbol of peace, Roman Civilization, century. Rome, Museo Della Civiltà Romana (Museum Of Roman- like to see the cloud that made that sign.and it was "by this sign you shall conquer"