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The Attarouthi Treasure - Chalice

Date: late 6th–early 7th century
Geography: Made in Attarouthi, Syria
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Silver and gilded silver
Dimensions: Overall: 9 11/16 × 6 9/16 in., 16.7oz. (24.6 × 16.7 cm, 474g) Diam. of foot: 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) Diam. of knop: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) Capacity of cup: 2000 ml
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: 1986.3.2

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