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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: 7 13/16 × 6 3/16 in., 12.4oz. (19.9 × 15.7 cm, 351g) Diam. of foot: 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm) Diam. of knop: 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm) Capacity of cup: 1100 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:
1986.3.4
466138:15

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