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Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.378CCCC0
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
Chalice from the Beth Misona Treasure
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Syria, Byzantine period, 6th-7th Century
1950.380CCCC0
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
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144CCCC0
Necklace with Pendants
Byzantium, Constantinople?, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.3CCCC0
Monogram of Christ (Chrismon)
Byzantium, Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1965.551CCCC0
Pendant with Portrait Intaglio
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.33CCCC0
Mold for a Eulogia (Blessing) Bread
Byzantium, Palestine, Byzantine period, 7th-10th century
1951.152CCCC0
Almond-Shaped Pendant
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1948.24CCCC0
Altar Front
early Byzantium, Constantinople or Ravenna, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.25CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27CCCC0
Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.711CCCC0
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 1st half of 6th century
1951.400CCCC0
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
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5CCCC0
Chain with Pendant and Two Crosses
Byzantium, Syria?, Byzantine period, early 6th century
1947.35CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380CCCC0
Fragments, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.aCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.bCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.cCCCC0
Buckle with Embossed Head in Profile
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1948.23CCCC0
Votive Polycandelon (Lamp Holder)
Byzantium, Byzantine period, 6th century
1953.639CCCC0
Chain with Two Pendants and a Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.260CCCC0
Button
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.259CCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73CCCC0
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58CCCC0
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
Spouted Pitcher
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.32CCCC0
Chain with Pendant Cross
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1947.34CCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273CCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
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
Fragment of a Floor Mosaic: Adam and Eve
early Byzantium, Northern Syria, Byzantine period, late 5th-early 6th century
1969.115CCCC0
Door Plaque with the Head of a Saint
Byzantium, Syria(?), Byzantine period, 6th century
1941.57CCCC0
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
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275CCCC0
Ewer with a Trefoil (Three-Part) Spout
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th century-7th century
1956.33CCCC0
Palmettes and Birds from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt or Syria, Byzantine or Islamic periods, 6th-7th Century
1951.535CCCC0
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
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31CCCC0
Necklace with Gemstones
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
861.1979©
Earring with Openwork
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th-9th Century
1916.122CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.aCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413CCCC0
Bowl
Byzantium, Syria?, early Byzantine period, 4th-6th Century
1956.29CCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261CCCC0
Pilgrim's Flask with Nimbed Figure
Byzantium, Syria-Palestine, Byzantine period, 5th-7th Century
1999.236CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - 7th century
1914.565CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - 7th century
1926.154CCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141CCCC0
Neck and Shoulder Decoration from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th - 6th century
1926.148CCCC0
Rare Silk Tunic Fragment with Ornamental Sleeve Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.77CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143CCCC0
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.74CCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82CCCC0
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
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141CCCC0
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127CCCC0
Fragment, Probably a Border from a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.100CCCC0
Fragment (from a Tunic?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1953.476CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.147CCCC0
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531CCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1919.19CCCC0
Fragment of Round Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.270CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295CCCC0
Fragment with Abstracted Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.253CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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
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
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
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 Maurice Tiberius
Byzantine, 6th-7th century
2004.150.aGoldDiameter: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Solidus of Maurice Tiberius
Byzantine, 6th-7th century
2004.150.bGoldDiameter: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 178.7 x 110.5 cm (70 3/8 x 43 1/2 in.); Mounted: 197.4 x 128.2 x 6.4 cm (77 11/16 x 50 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. 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
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
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
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
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
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
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven slit-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 41.9 x 30.5 cm (16 1/2 x 12 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
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 1st half of 6th century
1951.400Resist-dyed linen; plain weaveOverall: 104.1 x 97.8 cm (41 x 38 1/2 in.); Mounted: 111.1 x 114.3 x 2.5 cm (43 3/4 x 45 x 1 in.)John L. Severance 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
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 144.2 x 26.7 cm (56 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.); Mounted: 153.7 x 66 x 3.2 cm (60 1/2 x 26 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and Gift of the Textile Art Alliance in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
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
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.3 x 19.3 cm (7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155Tapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 21.3 x 20.4 cm (8 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.aTapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 21.3 x 20.4 cm (8 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.bTapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 2.5 x 16 cm (1 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.cTapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 2.5 x 11 cm (1 x 4 5/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 110.5 x 76.8 cm (43 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.); Mounted: 120.9 x 87 x 3.9 cm (47 5/8 x 34 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping and plain weave headingsOverall: 28.6 x 24.5 cm (11 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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
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
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
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
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 22.3 cm (30 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 14 x 51.1 cm (5 1/2 x 20 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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
Solidus of Justinian I (obverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55.aGoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
Solidus of Justinian I (reverse)
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.55.bGoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of William Mathewson Milliken, in memory of his father Thomas Kennedy MillikenCCCC0
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
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
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
Earring (one of a pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178.aGold, pearls, glass, and emeraldsOverall: 10.2 x 4.5 cm (4 x 1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Earring (one of a pair)
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th century
1947.178.bGold, pearls, glass, and emeraldsOverall: 10.2 x 4.5 cm (4 x 1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 8.2 x 24.7 cm (3 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
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
Palmettes and Birds from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt or Syria, Byzantine or Islamic periods, 6th-7th Century
1951.535Complementary weft-faced plain weave with inner warps (samit); silkOverall: 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Half Tremissis of Justinian I
Byzantinium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
2004.149.aGoldDiameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Half Tremissis of Justinian I
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 6th century
2004.149.bGoldDiameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31Slit-tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 76.2 x 54.6 cm (30 x 21 1/2 in.); Mounted: 87.6 x 66 x 2.5 cm (34 1/2 x 26 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Necklace with Gemstones
Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 6th century
861.1979Gold with amethyst, sapphire, feldspar beads, and pearlsLent by Anne Rorimer©
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
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201Tapestry weave (with plain tabby borders): wool and linenOverall: 122.6 x 158.1 cm (48 1/4 x 62 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.aTapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.bTapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 38.8 x 64.2 cm (15 1/4 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
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
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
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
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - 7th century
1914.565Tapestry weaveOverall: 21 x 82 cm (8 1/4 x 32 5/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - 7th century
1926.154Tapestry weave (originally inwoven in a tabby ground ?): wool and linenOverall: 15 x 18.5 cm (5 7/8 x 7 5/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 49.5 x 55.3 cm (19 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Neck and Shoulder Decoration from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th - 6th century
1926.148Plain weave with slit-tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 14.3 x 35.6 cm (5 5/8 x 14 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Rare Silk Tunic Fragment with Ornamental Sleeve Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.77Plain weave: silk; tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen, dyed wool, silkOverall: 6.4 x 26.8 cm (2 1/2 x 10 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 39.7 x 93 cm (15 5/8 x 36 5/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 26 x 42.5 cm (10 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 11.5 x 39.8 cm (4 1/2 x 15 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolOverall: 7 x 6 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.74Tabby ground with looped-knot pile, linen and woolOverall: 83.5 x 62.5 cm (32 7/8 x 24 5/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen and gold filéOverall: 26.2 x 11 cm (10 5/16 x 4 5/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Solidus
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151GoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Solidus of Justin II
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151.aGoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Solidus of Justin II
Byzantine, 6th century
2004.151.bGoldDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Thomas S. and Marion KorllosCCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolAverage: 10 x 12.7 cm (3 15/16 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 10.8 x 21 cm (4 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Probably a Border from a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.100Brocaded tabby; linen and woolOverall: 14 x 26.1 cm (5 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment (from a Tunic?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1953.476Compound tabby; woolOverall: 37.5 x 16.5 cm (14 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 13.4 x 23.9 cm (5 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 5.5 x 60.7 cm (2 3/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 8 x 9.9 cm (3 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.147Tapestry weave (originally inwoven in a tabby ground ?): wool and linenOverall: 12.1 x 12.1 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.5 x 22.3 cm (9 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.5 cm (3 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1919.19Brocaded tabby; linen and woolOverall: 28 x 28.6 cm (11 x 11 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Round Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.270Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 34 x 29.2 cm (13 3/8 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 38 x 52.3 cm (14 15/16 x 20 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Abstracted Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.253Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 22.3 x 10.2 cm (8 3/4 x 4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 19.1 x 9.6 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.8 x 12.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0