Overall: 8 3/8 x 6 5/16 in. (21.3 x 16 cm)
Diam. of foot: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Diam. of knop: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm)
Capacity of cup: 1900 ml
weight with restoration: 11.8oz. (334g)
Purchase, Rogers Fund and Henry J. and Drue E. Heinz Foundation, Norbert Schimmel, and Lila Acheson Wallace Gifts, 1986
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 300
With a long-haired Saint John the Forerunner, the Virgin Mary in orant pose, a saint in orant pose, a military saint with staff and shield, a youthful Christ with cruciform halo, and another military saint in armor killing a dragon (Saint George ?), under arcades
Inscribed in Greek: For her salvation Eudoxia has offered [this] to Saint Stephen of the village of Attar[outhi].
Inscription: [in Greek:] For her salvation Eudoxia has offered [this] to [the Church of] St. Stephen of the village of Attar[outhi]
From Attarouthi, Syria; [ Elias Bustros, Beirut (by 1940)]; [ Sleiman Abou Taam, Beirut and Switzerland (1965–1986)]
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