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Book Cover (?) with Ivory Figures

Date: before 1085
Geography: Made in Constantinople
Culture: Spanish
Medium: Silver-gilt with pseudo-filigree, glass & stone cabochons, cloisonné enamel, Ivory with traces of gilding on pine support
Dimensions: Overall: 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (26.1 x 19 x 3.1 cm) Ivory Corpus: 2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 9/16 in. (7.3 x 6.8 x 1.5 cm)
Classification: Ivories-Bone
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.33

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