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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: 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)
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: 1986.3.3

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