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The Fieschi Morgan Staurotheke

Date: early 9th century
Geography: Made in Constantinople (?)
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Cloisonné enamel, silver, silver-gilt, gold, niello
Dimensions: Overall (with lid): 1 1/16 x 4 1/16 x 2 13/16 in. (2.7 x 10.3 x 7.1 cm) lid only: 2 13/16 x 3 7/8 x 1/8 in. (7.1 x 9.8 x 0.3 cm) vessel only: 7/8 x 2 15/16 x 4 in. (2.2 x 7.5 x 10.1 cm)
Classification: Enamels-Cloisonné
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.715a, b

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