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 7/16 × 6 11/16 in., 12.6oz. (23.9 × 17 cm, 356g) Diam. of foot: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) Diam. of knop: 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm) Capacity of cup: 2100 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: 1986.3.7

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