Byzantine Gold Amulet Case

GBP 450.00

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Object Description

A fascinating Byzantine gold amulet cylindrical case, modelled from a sheet of gold. The item features a flat cap on one end, three round suspension loops applied on one side, surmounted and sided with a hollow gold granule. To the bottom of the item, three pyramidal clusters of gold granules mirroring the position of the loops at the top. The body of the case is further embellished with three parallel bands of applied gold strips and wires arranged in a geometrical composition. Weight: 3.35 g.

Date: 9th -12th Century AD

Object Condition

Fine. Suitable for modern wear with care.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:3,1 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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