Detail of: St. Benedict discovers the shield bearer of Totila,
Spinello Aretino, byname for Spinello di Luca Spinelli; c.1336-1410.
Fresco, 14th picture of a cycle with scenes from the life of St.Benedict.
King of the Goths, attempting to pass himself as the king
by Spinello Aretino, 1387
Florence, San Miniato al Monte, sacristy, east wall, lower row, right.
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