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BYZANTINE GRAY-PAINTED TERRACOTTA CHALICE
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.

HC1601C
$6,500


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