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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 3/4 × 6 5/16 in., 12.2oz. (22.2 × 16 cm, 346g) Diam. of foot: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) Diam. of knop: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm) Capacity of cup: 1700 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:
1986.3.8
466142:4

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