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Spoon with Palm Fronds

Date:
5th–6th century
Culture:
Byzantine
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 7/8 in. (24.2 x 4.5 x 2.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.42.1d
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301
Spoons were the basic eating utensil for the early Byzantine world.
Palmer(sold 1913)
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