A BYZANTINE GILT BRONZE JEWELRY COLLECTION - For Sale
A BYZANTINE GILT BRONZE JEWELRY COLLECTION
c. 9th-11th Century A.D.
Collection comprised of a stick pin and two roundels, each set with a lapis or paste glass blue stone. The stick pin with a trefoil head with a small blue center stone. The larger roundel with filigree borders and spiral decoration around a center blue paste glass stone with three perforations for attachement. The smaller roundel with a floral border with filigree around a central blue paste glass stone. In good condition. Areas of blue-green patina.
Stickpin 3.375 inches (8.57 cms) long;
Large roundel 1.06 inches (2.7 cms) diameter; Small roundel .87 inches (2.22 cms) diameter
Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.