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Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Luke
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1511CCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Matthew
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1512CCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378CCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747CCCC0
Leaf from a Greek Psalter and New Testament
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1950.154CCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152CCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries: Portrait of Mark
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152.132.aCCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381CCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497CCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379CCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3CCCC0
Altar Front
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Ravenna, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.25CCCC0
Icon of the New Testament Trinity
Byzantium, Constantinople
2016.32CCCC0
Fragment of a Processional Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1970.36CCCC0
Pendant Icon with the Virgin "Dexiokratousa" and Frame with Winged Bull...
Byzantium (pendant); Germany, Aachen (frame), Byzantine period, 12th century (pendant); Byzantine period, 14th century
1951.445CCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 12th century
1951.445.1CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.380CCCC0
Monogram of Christ (Chrismon)
Byzantium, Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1965.551CCCC0
Mold for a Eulogia (Blessing) Bread
Byzantium, Palestine, Byzantine period, 7th-10th century
1951.152CCCC0
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Adam and Eve
early Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, late 5th-early 6th century
1969.115CCCC0
Ivory Pyx (Box)
Byzantium
1951.114CCCC0
Lamp and Stand
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597CCCC0
Lamp
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.aCCCC0
Stand
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.bCCCC0
Pendant with Portrait Intaglio
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.33CCCC0
Ring
Byzantium, 9th century
1937.4CCCC0
Almond-Shaped Pendant
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1948.24CCCC0
Bloodstone Cameo with Saint George
Byzantium, Contantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1959.41CCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with Saint Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, Byzantine period, early 12th Century
1972.52CCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with Saint Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, Byzantine period, early 12th Century
1972.52.aCCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with St. Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, early 12th Century
1972.52.bCCCC0
Lamp with Griffin-Head Handle
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1974.77CCCC0
Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.711CCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4CCCC0
Bowl
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th Century
1956.30CCCC0
Medallion with Christ
Byzantium, 13th-14th century
1947.37CCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 10th century
1948.20CCCC0
Pilgrim's Ampulla with Scenes of the Crucifixion (front) and the...
Byzantium, Palestine, early Byzantine period, early 7th Century
1999.46.aCCCC0
Pilgrim's Ampulla with Scenes of the Crucifixion (front) and the...
Byzantium; Palestine, early Byzantine period, early 7th Century
1999.46.bCCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.230CCCC0
Bowl with Beaded Rim
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th Century
1954.259CCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.427CCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.427.aCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.427.bCCCC0
Chain with Pendant and Two Crosses
Byzantium, Syria?, Byzantine period, early 6th century
1947.35CCCC0
Fragment of an Icon with Scenes from Christ's Passion
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 12th century
1962.27CCCC0
Deep Plate with Hawk and Foliage
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.139CCCC0
Enkolpion with the Crucifixion (front) and Saints Theodore and George ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1972.94CCCC0
Enkolpion with the Crucifixion (front) and Saints Theodore and George ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1972.94.aCCCC0
Enkolpion with the Crucifixion (front) and Saints Theodore and George ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1972.94.bCCCC0
Spouted Pitcher
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.32CCCC0
Buckle with Embossed Head in Profile
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1948.23CCCC0
Cross
Byzantium, North Syria, 4th - 5th centuries
1968.270CCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Constantinople, late Byzantine period, 14th century
1999.229.aCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Constantinople, late Byzantine period, 14th century
1999.229.bCCCC0
Chain with Two Pendants and a Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.260CCCC0
Octagonal Pendant
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98.1CCCC0
Deep Plate with Decorative Patterns
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.137CCCC0
Mounted Rock Crystal
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 6th-7th centuries
1953.640CCCC0
Ram near a Tree
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.113CCCC0
Floor Mosaic Panel: Grape Harvester with Peacock
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.112CCCC0
Deep Plate with Hawk, Rabbit, and Foliage
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.138CCCC0
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Ibex near a Tree
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.114CCCC0
Lunette with Two Angels Supporting a Pendant Cross
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.63CCCC0
Button
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.259CCCC0
Pendant with Granulation
Byzantium, 10th century
1953.633CCCC0
Tab
Byzantium, Avaric, 7th century
1947.32CCCC0
Door Plaque with the Head of a Saint
Byzantium, Syria(?), Byzantine period, 6th century
1941.57CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Windblown Acanthus
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.111CCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, 6th century
1947.38CCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius II and Valentinian III
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 5th century
1968.54CCCC0
Benediction Cross
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 13th-15th century
1952.458CCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.34CCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius I the Great
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 4th century
1968.52CCCC0
Solidus of Justinian I
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55CCCC0
Tremissis of Honorius
Byzantium, Ravenna, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th Century
1968.51CCCC0
Lamp and Stand
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th century
1970.45CCCC0
Capital with Acanthus and Crosses
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.110CCCC0
Crescent-Shaped Earring
Byzantium, Constantinople?, Byzantine period, 11th century
1946.493CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Animals
Egypt, 5th - 6th centuries, Coptic period
1955.64CCCC0
Pilgrim’s Flask
Byzantium, Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, Palestine, Byzantine, Crusader Period, late 11th-12th Century
1999.234CCCC0
Calyx (Chalice)
Byzantium, Middle Byzantine
2013.49CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Human Figures and Foliage
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.61CCCC0
Votive Polycandelon (Lamp Holder)
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 6th century
1953.639CCCC0
Icon of the Mother of God and Infant Christ (Virgin Eleousa)
attributed to Angelos Akotantos (Greek, c. 1450)
2010.154CCCC0
Mirror with a Handle in the Form of a Herakles Knot
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 3rd-4th Century
1956.31CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.231CCCC0
Spoon
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1956.36CCCC0
Buckle
Byzantium, Avaric, 7th century
1947.31CCCC0
Ewer with a Trefoil (Three-Part) Spout
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.33CCCC0
Crescent-Shaped Pendant
Byzantium, Constantinople?, Byzantine period, 11th century
1946.428CCCC0
Earrings (pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Luke
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1511Ink, tempera and gold on vellumSheet: 28.9 x 22.6 cm (11 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.); Matted: 48.9 x 36.2 cm (19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Matthew
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1512Tempera and gold on vellumSheet: 28.8 x 24.3 cm (11 5/16 x 9 9/16 in.); Framed: 52.4 x 39.7 cm (20 5/8 x 15 5/8 in.); Matted: 48.9 x 36.2 cm (19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293IvoryOverall: 25.3 x 17.2 x 1.8 cm (9 15/16 x 6 3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378SilverOverall: 17 x 14.2 cm (6 11/16 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747Ivory, woodOverall: 14.3 x 46.7 x 20.3 cm (5 5/8 x 18 3/8 x 8 in.)Gift of W. G. Mather, F. F. Prentiss, John L. Severance, J. H. WadeCCCC0
Leaf from a Greek Psalter and New Testament
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1950.154Ink, tempera, and gold on vellumSheet: 16.3 x 10.9 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Framed: 44.5 x 34.3 cm (17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.); Matted: 40.6 x 30.5 cm (16 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152Ink, tempera, gold and vellum; leather bindingSheet: 28 x 23 cm (11 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries: Portrait of Mark
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152.132.aInk, tempera, gold and vellum; leather bindingSheet: 28 x 23 cm (11 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381SilverDiameter: 32.2 x 3.5 cm (12 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497Silver with traces of gildingOverall: 40 x 14.3 cm (15 3/4 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with the addition of a gift from Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39Silver, silver gilt, and nielloOverall: 4.6 x 5.6 cm (1 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379SilverOverall: 17.1 x 14.9 cm (6 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3Gold, garnetsPart 1: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.); Part 2: 4.5 x 3.1 x 1.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Altar Front
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Ravenna, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.25MarbleOverall: 101 x 169.5 x 25.5 cm (39 3/4 x 66 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Icon of the New Testament Trinity
Byzantium, Constantinople
2016.32Tempera and gold on wood panel (poplar)Severance and Greta Millikin TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Processional Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1970.36Silver gilt, nielloOverall: 32.3 x 44.8 x 5.7 cm (12 11/16 x 17 5/8 x 2 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pendant Icon with the Virgin "Dexiokratousa" and Frame with Winged Bull...
Byzantium (pendant); Germany, Aachen (frame), Byzantine period, 12th century (pendant); Byzantine period, 14th century
1951.445Steatite, gilt silver, pearlsPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 12th century
1951.445.1Steatite, gilt silver, pearlsOverall: 5.3 x 4 cm (2 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.380SilverOverall: 17 x 14.7 cm (6 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Monogram of Christ (Chrismon)
Byzantium, Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1965.551Gold sheet, gold wire, and garnetsOverall: 14.8 x 12.1 x 0.7 cm (5 13/16 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 in.)Gift of Lillian M. KernCCCC0
Mold for a Eulogia (Blessing) Bread
Byzantium, Palestine, Byzantine period, 7th-10th century
1951.152WoodDiameter: 8.8 x 1.9 cm (3 7/16 x 3/4 in.)Thirty-fifth anniversary gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul MallonCCCC0
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Adam and Eve
early Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, late 5th-early 6th century
1969.115Marble and stone tesseraeOverall: 142.9 x 107.3 x 5.7 cm (56 1/4 x 42 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.); Mounted: 142.9 x 107.3 x 7 cm (56 1/4 x 42 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ivory Pyx (Box)
Byzantium
1951.114IvoryDiameter: 12.7 cm (5 in.); Overall: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lamp and Stand
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597SilverOverall: 9.2 x 16 x 7 cm (3 5/8 x 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lamp
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.aSilverOverall: 9.2 x 16 x 7 cm (3 5/8 x 6 5/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stand
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1954.597.bSilverOverall: 42.6 x 16 cm (16 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant with Portrait Intaglio
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.33Garnet with gold filigree settingOverall: 3.4 x 2.3 cm (1 5/16 x 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ring
Byzantium, 9th century
1937.4Gold, filigree and cloisonné enamelOverall: 4.5 x 2.7 x 3.1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Almond-Shaped Pendant
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1948.24Gold, lapis lazuli, garnet, and glassOverall: 5.1 x 2.9 cm (2 x 1 1/8 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Bloodstone Cameo with Saint George
Byzantium, Contantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1959.41BloodstoneOverall: 3.2 x 2.8 x 1.4 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with Saint Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, Byzantine period, early 12th Century
1972.52LeadDiameter: 5.7 x 0.4 cm (2 1/4 x 3/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with Saint Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, Byzantine period, early 12th Century
1972.52.aLeadDiameter: 5.7 x 0.4 cm (2 1/4 x 3/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Medallion with St. Symeon the Younger
Byzantium, Syria, early 12th Century
1972.52.bLeadDiameter: 5.7 x 0.4 cm (2 1/4 x 3/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Lamp with Griffin-Head Handle
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1974.77BronzeOverall: 14.7 x 22.6 x 7 cm (5 13/16 x 8 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester D. Tripp in honor of William Mathewson Milliken on his 85th yearCCCC0
Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.711GoldOverall: 2.3 x 1.3 cm (7/8 x 1/2 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4IvoryOverall: 25.5 x 17.5 cm (10 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bowl
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th Century
1956.30Silver with nielloOverall: 7.7 x 19.4 cm (3 1/16 x 7 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Medallion with Christ
Byzantium, 13th-14th century
1947.37SteatiteDiameter: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 10th century
1948.20Gold, gilt-silver, and cloisonné enamelOverall: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Ampulla with Scenes of the Crucifixion (front) and the...
Byzantium, Palestine, early Byzantine period, early 7th Century
1999.46.aTin-lead alloy with leather fragmentsOverall: 6.3 x 4.6 x 1.5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 13/16 x 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Ampulla with Scenes of the Crucifixion (front) and the...
Byzantium; Palestine, early Byzantine period, early 7th Century
1999.46.bTin-lead alloy with leather fragmentsOverall: 6.3 x 4.6 x 1.5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 13/16 x 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.230TerracottaOverall: 10.2 x 6.6 x 2.3 cm (4 x 2 5/8 x 7/8 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Bowl with Beaded Rim
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th Century
1954.259SilverOverall: 10.4 x 27.8 x 10.5 cm (4 1/8 x 10 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.427Gold filigree, sapphire, and rock crystalOverall: 3.7 x 2.9 cm (1 7/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.427.aGold filigree, sapphire, and rock crystalOverall: 3.7 x 2.9 cm (1 7/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.427.bGold filigree, sapphire, and rock crystalOverall: 3.7 x 2.9 cm (1 7/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Chain with Pendant and Two Crosses
Byzantium, Syria?, Byzantine period, early 6th century
1947.35Gold with enamel and glassOverall: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Icon with Scenes from Christ's Passion
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 12th century
1962.27SteatiteOverall: 11.8 x 11.3 cm (4 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Deep Plate with Hawk and Foliage
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.139Sgraffito earthenwareDiameter: 3.9 x 22.3 cm (1 9/16 x 8 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Enkolpion with the Crucifixion (front) and Saints Theodore and George ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1972.94Silver gilt and cloisoné enamelOverall: 5.1 x 4.1 cm (2 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Enkolpion with the Crucifixion (front) and Saints Theodore and George ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1972.94.aSilver gilt and cloisoné enamelOverall: 5.1 x 4.1 cm (2 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Enkolpion with the Crucifixion (front) and Saints Theodore and George ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1972.94.bSilver gilt and cloisonné enamelOverall: 5.1 x 4.1 cm (2 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Spouted Pitcher
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.32SilverDiameter: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.); Overall: 10.8 x 18.8 cm (4 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Buckle with Embossed Head in Profile
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1948.23Gold, lapis lazuli, and glassOverall: 4.5 x 2.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Cross
Byzantium, North Syria, 4th - 5th centuries
1968.270Marble tesseraeOverall: 94.7 x 93.4 cm (37 5/16 x 36 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. KlejmanCCCC0
Ornamental Panel (from a Ceiling?)
Egyptian, Coptic, 4th-5th century
1954.799Wood with paintAverage: 70.6 x 144.2 cm (27 13/16 x 56 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Constantinople, late Byzantine period, 14th century
1999.229.aTempera and gold on woodOverall: 9 x 23.5 x 9 cm (3 9/16 x 9 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Constantinople, late Byzantine period, 14th century
1999.229.bTempera, gold, woodOverall: 23.5 x 9.9 x 9 cm (9 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Chain with Two Pendants and a Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.260Gold with granulation and a garnetOverall: 45.8 cm (18 1/16 in.); Part 1: 2.6 x 2.6 cm (1 x 1 in.); Part 2: 2.8 x 2 cm (1 1/8 x 13/16 in.); Part 3: 2 x 1.2 cm (13/16 x 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen Fund and the Elisabeth Severance Prentiss FundCCCC0
Octagonal Pendant
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98.1GoldOverall: 9.7 x 9.4 x 1.7 cm (3 13/16 x 3 11/16 x 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Deep Plate with Decorative Patterns
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.137Sgraffito earthenwareDiameter: 4.8 x 23.5 cm (1 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mounted Rock Crystal
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 6th-7th centuries
1953.640Gold, quartz, almandineOverall: 10.2 x 1.9 x 1.6 cm (4 x 3/4 x 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ram near a Tree
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.113Marble tesseraeOverall: 89.5 x 85.1 cm (35 1/4 x 33 1/2 in.); Mounted: 92.1 x 87 cm (36 1/4 x 34 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Floor Mosaic Panel: Grape Harvester with Peacock
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.112Marble tesseraeOverall: 133.5 x 144.8 cm (52 9/16 x 57 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Deep Plate with Hawk, Rabbit, and Foliage
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.138Sgraffito earthenwareDiameter: 3.9 x 24 cm (1 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Ibex near a Tree
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.114Marble tesseraeOverall: 85.1 x 94.6 cm (33 1/2 x 37 1/4 in.); Mounted: 87.6 x 96.5 cm (34 1/2 x 38 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Lunette with Two Angels Supporting a Pendant Cross
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.63LimestoneOverall: 25.4 x 61 x 21.3 cm (10 x 24 x 8 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Button
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.259Rock crystal with a garnet mounted in a gold granulated starDiameter: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Horace KelleyCCCC0
Pendant with Granulation
Byzantium, 10th century
1953.633GoldOverall: 3.7 x 3.5 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of Rosamond ZverinaCCCC0
Tab
Byzantium, Avaric, 7th century
1947.32GoldOverall: 5.8 x 2 cm (2 5/16 x 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Door Plaque with the Head of a Saint
Byzantium, Syria(?), Byzantine period, 6th century
1941.57BronzeOverall: 18.5 x 17.2 x 1.6 cm (7 5/16 x 6 3/4 x 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul MallonCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Windblown Acanthus
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.111LimestoneOverall: 51.1 x 76.9 x 75 cm (20 1/8 x 30 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, 6th century
1947.38Gold, sapphire, and glassOverall: 71 cm (27 15/16 in.); Part 1: 5.6 x 3.7 cm (2 3/16 x 1 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius II and Valentinian III
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 5th century
1968.54GoldDiameter: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Benediction Cross
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 13th-15th century
1952.458Black schist, gold, silverOverall: 9 x 9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Heeramaneck GalleriesCCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.34Gold, glass, pearl, garnet, and sapphireOverall: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius I the Great
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 4th century
1968.52GoldDiameter: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Solidus with Heraclius and his Son Heraclius Constantine
Byzantium, 7th century
1968.56GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Solidus of Justinian I
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Tremissis of Honorius
Byzantium, Ravenna, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th Century
1968.51GoldDiameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Lamp and Stand
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th century
1970.45BronzeOverall: 34.8 x 13.5 cm (13 11/16 x 5 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. KlejmanCCCC0
Capital with Acanthus and Crosses
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.110LimestoneOverall: 53.4 x 75 x 76.2 cm (21 x 29 1/2 x 30 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Crescent-Shaped Earring
Byzantium, Constantinople?, Byzantine period, 11th century
1946.493Gold filigree with cloisonné enamelAverage: 2.3 x 2.6 cm (7/8 x 1 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Animals
Egypt, 5th - 6th centuries, Coptic period
1955.64LimestoneOverall: 21 x 34.3 x 23.2 cm (8 1/4 x 13 1/2 x 9 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pilgrim’s Flask
Byzantium, Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, Palestine, Byzantine, Crusader Period, late 11th-12th Century
1999.234LeadOverall: 4.3 x 2.9 cm (1 11/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Calyx (Chalice)
Byzantium, Middle Byzantine
2013.49Blood jasper (heliotrope) with gilt-copper mountsOverall: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Engaged Capital with Human Figures and Foliage
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.61LimestoneOverall: 55.9 x 76.2 x 33 cm (22 x 30 x 13 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Votive Polycandelon (Lamp Holder)
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 6th century
1953.639GoldOverall: 13.4 x 6.4 cm (5 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Icon of the Mother of God and Infant Christ (Virgin Eleousa)
attributed to Angelos Akotantos (Greek, c. 1450)
2010.154Tempera and gold on wood panelUnframed: 96 x 70 cm (37 13/16 x 27 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Mirror with a Handle in the Form of a Herakles Knot
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 3rd-4th Century
1956.31SilverDiameter: 2.3 x 34.6 cm (7/8 x 13 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.231TerracottaOverall: 10 x 6.4 cm (3 15/16 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Spoon
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1956.36SilverOverall: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Buckle
Byzantium, Avaric, 7th century
1947.31GoldOverall: 5.9 x 2.1 cm (2 5/16 x 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer with a Trefoil (Three-Part) Spout
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.33Silver with nielloDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 20.7 x 13.1 cm (8 1/8 x 5 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Crescent-Shaped Pendant
Byzantium, Constantinople?, Byzantine period, 11th century
1946.428Gold filigree with cloisonné enamelOverall: 3.1 x 3.2 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)Grace Rainey Rogers FundCCCC0
Earrings (pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178Gold, pearls, glass, and emeraldsOverall: 10.2 x 4.5 cm (4 x 1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0