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The Attarouthi Treasure - Censer

Date: late 6th–early 7th century
Geography: Made in Attarouthi, Syria
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Silver and gilded silver with copper liner
Dimensions: Overall (without chain): 3 3/8 x 5 3/16 x 4 15/16 in. (8.5 x 13.2 x 12.6 cm) Overall (hanging with chain): 16 5/16 x 5 3/16 x 4 15/16 in. (41.5 x 13.2 x 12.6 cm) Diam. of foot: 2 5/16 in. (5.8 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and Henry J. and Drue E. Heinz Foundation, Norbert Schimmel, and Lila Acheson Wallace Gifts, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.3.12

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