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Icon of the New Testament Trinity
Byzantium, Constantinople
2016.32CCCC0
Icon of the Mother of God and Infant Christ (Virgin Eleousa)
attributed to Angelos Akotantos (Greek, c. 1450)
2010.154CCCC0
Fragment of a Processional Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1970.36CCCC0
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293CCCC0
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Adam and Eve
early Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, late 5th-early 6th century
1969.115CCCC0
Leaf from a Greek Psalter and New Testament
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1950.154CCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747CCCC0
Mold for a Eulogia (Blessing) Bread
Byzantium, Palestine, Byzantine period, 7th-10th century
1951.152CCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152CCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries: Portrait of Matthew
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152.6.aCCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries: Portrait of Mark
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152.132.aCCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries: Portrait of Luke
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152.200.aCCCC0
Gospel Book with Commentaries: Portrait of John
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.152.324.aCCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3CCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Luke
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1511CCCC0
Monogram of Christ (Chrismon)
Byzantium, Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1965.551CCCC0
Altar Front
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Ravenna, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.25CCCC0
Octagonal Pendant with Corinthian Column Spacers and Clasp Set
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98CCCC0
Octagonal Pendant
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98.1CCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98.2CCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98.3CCCC0
No image available
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean (probably Sirmium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98.4CCCC0
Bloodstone Cameo with Saint George
Byzantium, Contantinople, Byzantine period, 11th century
1959.41CCCC0
Leaf from a Lectionary with St. Matthew
Byzantium, Constantinople, 11th century
1942.1512CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378CCCC0
Solidus of Justinian I
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55CCCC0
Solidus of Justinian I (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55.aCCCC0
Solidus of Justinian I (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55.bCCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.379CCCC0
Paten (Dedicated to Saint Sergius) from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.381CCCC0
Spoon with Saint Paul as an Athlete
late Roman Empire, perhaps Syria, early Byzantine, 4th century
1964.39CCCC0
Ewer (Pitcher) with Game, Seafood, and Wine Scenes
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, late 4th century
1957.497CCCC0
Solidus of Constans II and Constantine IV
Byzantium, 7th century
2012.22CCCC0
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.380CCCC0
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
Lamp with Griffin-Head Handle
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1974.77CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.230CCCC0
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
Pilgrim's Ampulla with Scenes of the Crucifixion (front) and the...
Byzantium, Palestine, early Byzantine period, early 7th Century
1999.46CCCC0
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
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
Mounted Rock Crystal
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 6th-7th centuries
1953.640CCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4CCCC0
Spouted Pitcher
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.32CCCC0
Bowl with Beaded Rim
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th Century
1954.259CCCC0
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
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Ibex near a Tree
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.114CCCC0
Reliquary Box with Scenes from the Life of John the Baptist
Byzantium, Constantinople, late Byzantine period, 14th century
1999.229CCCC0
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
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
Solidus of Theodosius II and Valentinian III
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 5th century
1968.54CCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius II and Valentinian III (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 5th century
1968.54.aCCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius II and Valentinian III (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 5th century
1968.54.bCCCC0
Benediction Cross
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 13th-15th century
1952.458CCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius I the Great
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 4th century
1968.52CCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius I the Great (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 4th century
1968.52.aCCCC0
Solidus of Theodosius I the Great (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 4th century
1968.52.bCCCC0
Tremissis of Honorius
Byzantium, Ravenna, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th Century
1968.51CCCC0
Tremissis of Honorius (obverse)
Byzantium, Ravenna, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th Century
1968.51.aCCCC0
Tremissis of Honorius (reverse)
Byzantium, Ravenna, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th century
1968.51.bCCCC0
Lamp and Stand
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th century
1970.45CCCC0
Crescent-Shaped Earring
Byzantium, Constantinople?, Byzantine period, 11th century
1946.493CCCC0
Capital with Acanthus and Crosses
Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, 5th century
1969.110CCCC0
Pilgrim’s Flask
Byzantium, Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, Palestine, Byzantine, Crusader Period, late 11th-12th Century
1999.234CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.231CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.233CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask
Byzantium, Syria-Palestine, 6th-7th century
1999.235CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.232CCCC0
Mirror with a Handle in the Form of a Herakles Knot
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 3rd-4th Century
1956.31CCCC0
Earrings (pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178CCCC0
Earring (one of a pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178.aCCCC0
Earring (one of a pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178.bCCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Nimbed Figure
Byzantium, Syria-Palestine, Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1999.236CCCC0
Half Tremissis of Justinian I
Byzantinium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
2004.149CCCC0
Half Tremissis of Justinian I
Byzantinium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
2004.149.aCCCC0
Half Tremissis of Justinian I
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
2004.149.bCCCC0
Intaglio with Male Portrait Bust
Byzantium, 6th century
1954.4CCCC0
Spoon
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1952.6CCCC0
Solidus of Maurice Tiberius
Byzantine, 6th-7th century
2004.150CCCC0
Solidus of Maurice Tiberius
Byzantine, 6th-7th century
2004.150.aCCCC0
Solidus of Maurice Tiberius
Byzantine, 6th-7th century
2004.150.bCCCC0
Solidus of Arkadios
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th century
1968.53CCCC0
Solidus of Arkadios (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th century
1968.53.aCCCC0
Solidus of Arkadios (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th century
1968.53.bCCCC0
Fork with Animal Hoof Finial (Ornament)
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1952.7CCCC0
Ring
Byzantium, 9th century
1937.4CCCC0
Almond-Shaped Pendant
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1948.24CCCC0
Pendant with Portrait Intaglio
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.33CCCC0
Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.711CCCC0
Deep Plate with Hawk and Foliage
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.139CCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 10th century
1948.20CCCC0
Buckle with Embossed Head in Profile
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1948.23CCCC0
Cross
Byzantium, North Syria, 4th - 5th centuries
1968.270CCCC0
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
Deep Plate with Decorative Patterns
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.137CCCC0
Bowl
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-5th Century
1956.30CCCC0
Medallion with Christ
Byzantium, 13th-14th century
1947.37CCCC0
Cosmetic Jar with Lid
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
Portable Triptych Icon
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35CCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: The Resurrection and Anastasis
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.aCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: The Crucifixion
Byzantium. Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.bCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: Adoration of the Miracle-Working Icon of the...
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.cCCCC0
Deep Plate with Hawk, Rabbit, and Foliage
Byzantium, 12th century
1967.138CCCC0
Balance Weight formed as the Bust of an Empress
Byzantium, Theodosian period, 4th century
1967.28CCCC0
Button
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.259CCCC0
Pendant with Granulation
Byzantium, 10th century
1953.633CCCC0
Tab
Byzantium, Avaric, 7th century
1947.32CCCC0
Chain with Two Pendants and a Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.260CCCC0
Nomisma with Basil II Bulgarotonos and His Brother Constantine VIII
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th-11th century
1968.62CCCC0
Nomisma with Basil II Bulgarotonos and His Brother Constantine VIII ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th-11th century
1968.62.aCCCC0
Nomisma with Basil II Bulgarotonos and His Brother Constantine VIII ...
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th-11th century
1968.62.bCCCC0
Nomisma with Constantine IX Monomachus
Byzantium, 11th century
1968.63CCCC0
Pendant with Reverse Intaglio of the Anastasis
Byzantium, late 6th century
1983.209CCCC0
Nomisma with  John I Zimisces
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th century
1968.61CCCC0
Nomisma with  John I Zimisces (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th century
1968.61.aCCCC0
Nomisma with John I Zimisces (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th century
1968.61.bCCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas
Byzantium, 10th century
1964.423CCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas (obverse)
Byzantium, 10th century
1964.423.aCCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas (reverse)
Byzantium, 10th century
1964.423.bCCCC0
Solidus with Tiberius III Apsimarus
Byzantium, Constantinople, late 7th-early 8th century
1968.58CCCC0
Solidus with Tiberius III Apsimarus (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, late 7th-early 8th century
1968.58.aCCCC0
Solidus with Tiberius III Apsimarus (reverse)
Byzantium, late 7th-early 8th century
1968.58.bCCCC0
Nomisma with Constantine IX Monomachus
Byzantium, 11th century
1964.424CCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Russia, Byzantine period, 17th century
1993.37CCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas
Byzantium, 10th century
1968.60CCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas (obverse)
Byzantium, 10th century
1968.60.aCCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas (reverse)
Byzantium, 10th century
1968.60.bCCCC0
Dancing Pan
Egypt, Coptic period
1955.68CCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, 6th century
1947.38CCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.34CCCC0
Lunette with Two Angels Supporting a Pendant Cross
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.63CCCC0
Engaged Capital with Animals
Egypt, 5th - 6th centuries, Coptic period
1955.64CCCC0
Phylactery (Reliquary Penant)
Byzantium, Egypt or Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th-8th centuries
1999.237CCCC0
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
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
Solidus of Justinian II
Byzantium, Constantinople, 8th century
2012.47CCCC0
Solidus of Justinian II with Bust of Christ (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, 8th century
2012.47.aCCCC0
Solidus with Bust of Justinian II (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, 8th century
2012.47.bCCCC0
Fragment of an Icon of the Crucifixion with Mary Magdalene and the...
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 14th century
1954.394CCCC0
Earring with Openwork
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th-9th Century
1916.122CCCC0
Necklace with Gemstones
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
861.1979©
Frieze with Foliage and Grapes
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.60CCCC0
Spoon
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1956.35CCCC0
Pediment with an Eagle
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.62CCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261CCCC0
Bowl
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-6th Century
1956.29CCCC0
Cornerstone or Corbel (?)
Egypt, Coptic Period
1955.65CCCC0
Scyphate
Byzantium, 11th century
2001.25CCCC0
Female Head
Egypt, Coptic period, 5th Century
1955.59CCCC0
Solidus
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151CCCC0
Solidus of Justin II
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151.aCCCC0
Solidus of Justin II
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151.bCCCC0
Leaves from a Christian Homily
Egypt, Coptic, 6th-7th Century
1954.590CCCC0
Leaf from a Christian Homily
Egypt, Coptic, 6th-7th Century
1954.590.aCCCC0
Leaf from a Christian Homily
Egypt, Coptic, 6th-7th Century
1954.590.bCCCC0
Histamenon of Romanus III
Byzantium, 11th century
2011.213CCCC0
Histamenon of Romanus III
Byzantium, 11th century
2011.213.aCCCC0
Histamenon of Romanus III
Byzantium, 11th century
2011.213.bCCCC0
Ring
Byzantium (style of), probably 19th-20th century
1916.134CCCC0
Earring
Byzantium (style of), probably 19th-20th century
1916.121CCCC0
Cornerstone or Corbel (?)
Egypt, Coptic Period
1955.66CCCC0
Pendant
Byzantium (style of), probably 19th-20th century
1916.132CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Icon of the New Testament Trinity
Byzantium, Constantinople
2016.32Tempera and gold on wood panel (poplar)Severance and Greta Millikin TrustCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Octagonal Pendant with Corinthian Column Spacers and Clasp Set
Byzantium, Late Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, (probably Sirium or Nicomedia), Byzantine period
1994.98GoldLeonard C. Hanna, Jr. 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Solidus of Constans II and Constantine IV
Byzantium, 7th century
2012.22GoldDiameter: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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 Ampulla with Scenes of the Crucifixion (front) and the...
Byzantium, Palestine, early Byzantine period, early 7th Century
1999.46Tin-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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Reliquary Box with Scenes from the Life of John the Baptist
Byzantium, Constantinople, late Byzantine period, 14th century
1999.229Tempera 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.233TerracottaOverall: 6.7 x 7.2 cm (2 5/8 x 2 13/16 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask
Byzantium, Syria-Palestine, 6th-7th century
1999.235Green glassOverall: 4.4 x 3.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Saint Menas
Egypt, Coptic, 400s-500s
1999.232TerracottaOverall: 8.7 x 6.5 cm (3 7/16 x 2 9/16 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
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
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
Pilgrim's Flask with Nimbed Figure
Byzantium, Syria-Palestine, Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1999.236Opaque glass with paintOverall: 10.5 x 6.9 cm (4 1/8 x 2 11/16 in.)Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Half Tremissis of Justinian I
Byzantinium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
2004.149GoldDiameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Intaglio with Male Portrait Bust
Byzantium, 6th century
1954.4Amethyst with gold mountOverall: 4.3 x 2.5 cm (1 11/16 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Spoon
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1952.6SilverOverall: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Solidus of Maurice Tiberius
Byzantine, 6th-7th century
2004.150GoldDiameter: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Solidus of Arkadios
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, late 4th-early 5th century
1968.53GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Fork with Animal Hoof Finial (Ornament)
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1952.7SilverOverall: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)John L. Severance 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Cosmetic Jar with Lid
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
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
Portable Triptych Icon
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35Painted wood panel within enameled brass frameUnframed: 6.5 x 6 x 0.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/16 in.); Closed: 7.3 x 6.9 x 3.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Open and extended: 7 x 19.1 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harry F. StrattonCCCC0
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
Balance Weight formed as the Bust of an Empress
Byzantium, Theodosian period, 4th century
1967.28BronzeOverall: 10.1 x 5.4 x 5.6 cm (4 x 2 1/8 x 2 3/16 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
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
Nomisma with Basil II Bulgarotonos and His Brother Constantine VIII
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th-11th century
1968.62GoldDiameter: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Nomisma with Eudocia and Romanus IV Diogenes
Byzantium, 11th century
1964.425GoldDiameter: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Nomisma with Constantine IX Monomachus
Byzantium, 11th century
1968.63GoldDiameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Pendant with Reverse Intaglio of the Anastasis
Byzantium, late 6th century
1983.209Rock crystal, with gold mount and chainPart 1: 4.2 x 3.3 cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.); Part 2: 25.8 cm (10 3/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman Zaworski in honor of Mr. and Mrs. William D. WixomCCCC0
Solidus with Romanus I Lecapenus and His Son Christopher
Byzantium, 10th century
1964.422GoldDiameter: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Nomisma with  John I Zimisces
Byzantium, Constantinople, 10th century
1968.61GoldDiameter: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas
Byzantium, 10th century
1964.423GoldDiameter: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Solidus with Tiberius III Apsimarus
Byzantium, Constantinople, late 7th-early 8th century
1968.58GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Solidus with Justinian II Rhinometus and His Son Tiberius
Byzantium, 8th century
1968.57GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Nomisma with Constantine IX Monomachus
Byzantium, 11th century
1964.424GoldDiameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Pectoral Cross
Byzantium, Russia, Byzantine period, 17th century
1993.37Walrus ivory, wood, partially gilt silver and pearlsOverall: 10.5 x 5 x 1.7 cm (4 1/8 x 1 15/16 x 11/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Eleanor and Morris EverettCCCC0
Nomisma with Nicephorus II Phocas
Byzantium, 10th century
1968.60GoldOverall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Dancing Pan
Egypt, Coptic period
1955.68Limestone with traces of red polychromyOverall: 34 x 18.1 cm (13 3/8 x 7 1/8 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
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
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
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
Phylactery (Reliquary Penant)
Byzantium, Egypt or Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th-8th centuries
1999.237Copper alloyDiameter: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.); Overall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 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
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
Solidus with Leo IV the Khazar and His Father Constantine V Copronymus
Byzantium, 8th century
1968.59GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Solidus of Justinian II
Byzantium, Constantinople, 8th century
2012.47GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Fragment of an Icon of the Crucifixion with Mary Magdalene and the...
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 14th century
1954.394SteatiteOverall: 4.7 x 3.7 cm (1 7/8 x 1 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Keystone of an Arch: Female Bust within a Medallion Supported by Angels
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.67LimestoneOverall: 22.3 x 63.7 x 12.1 cm (8 3/4 x 25 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Earring with Openwork
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th-9th Century
1916.122Gold with a rock crystal beadOverall: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Necklace with Gemstones
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
861.1979Gold with amethyst, sapphire, feldspar beads, and pearlsLent by Anne Rorimer©
Frieze with Foliage and Grapes
Egypt, 4th - 5th centuries, Coptic period
1955.60LimestoneOverall: 35.3 x 111.2 cm (13 7/8 x 43 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Spoon
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century
1956.35SilverOverall: 18.1 x 4.5 cm (7 1/8 x 1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pediment with an Eagle
Egypt, 5th century, Coptic period
1955.62LimestoneOverall: 30.2 x 71.9 x 29.4 cm (11 7/8 x 28 5/16 x 11 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261Ivory and goldOverall: 4.8 x 4 cm (1 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bowl
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-6th Century
1956.29SilverOverall: 6.1 x 16.1 cm (2 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cornerstone or Corbel (?)
Egypt, Coptic Period
1955.65LimestoneOverall: 24.5 x 17.8 x 15.3 cm (9 5/8 x 7 x 6 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Scyphate
Byzantium, 11th century
2001.25GoldDiameter: 2.5 cm (1 in.)Gift of Trudie Osarczuk and Michalene in honor of Michael OsarczukCCCC0
Female Head
Egypt, Coptic period, 5th Century
1955.59LimestoneOverall: 9 x 10.2 cm (3 9/16 x 4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul MallonCCCC0
Solidus
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Leaves from a Christian Homily
Egypt, Coptic, 6th-7th Century
1954.590Ink on vellumSheet: 32.5 x 24.5 cm (12 13/16 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Roseman in memory of Charles E. Roseman, Jr.CCCC0
Histamenon of Romanus III
Byzantium, 11th century
2011.213GoldDiameter: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Ring
Byzantium (style of), probably 19th-20th century
1916.134Gold and jadeDiameter: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Earring
Byzantium (style of), probably 19th-20th century
1916.121Gold with jade pendantsOverall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Cornerstone or Corbel (?)
Egypt, Coptic Period
1955.66LimestoneOverall: 24.2 x 23 cm (9 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pendant
Byzantium (style of), probably 19th-20th century
1916.132Gold with pearlsOverall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0