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Phylactery (Reliquary Penant)

Phylactery (Reliquary Penant)

c. 500-700

Byzantium, Egypt or Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th-8th centuries

Copper alloy

Diameter: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.); Overall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Gift of Bruce Ferrini in memory of Robert P. Bergman 1999.237

See also
Collection: 
MED - Byzantine
Department: 
Medieval Art
Type of artwork: 
Metalwork
Medium: 
Copper alloy

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