BYZANTINE SILVER COMMUNION PLATE, 6TH CENT AD - For Sale
BYZANTINE SILVER COMMUNION PLATE, 6TH CENT AD
Date: 6th Century AD.
Condition: Intact, with a tiny rip on the edge.
Provenance: Ex: American private collection.
Measurements: 6.75 inches in diameter (17 cms).
Made of silver and decorated with a cross in the center facing four petals buds, with ten additional flower like buds surrounding the rim. All ancient ROman and Byzantine silver are quite rare and this plate is no exception.