BYZANTINE GRAY-PAINTED TERRACOTTA CHALICE
Crisply carved in the kerbschnitt technique, with a festooned rim and, around the body, geometric motifs within circles, leaf-crosses, etc. Rare.
Ca. 8th Century AD
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm.)
Ex French collection; C.H. collection, Ann Arbor, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1992.