A BYZANTINE GILT BRONZE JEWELRY COLLECTION
Catalog:Jewelry:Gold and Silver: stock #803443
c. 9th-11th Century A.D.
A collection comprised of a stick pin and two roundels, each set with a lapis or paste glass blue stone. The stick pin with a trefoil head with a small blue center stone. The larger roundel with filigree borders and spiral decoration around a center blue paste glass stone with three perforations for attachement. The smaller roundel with a floral border with filigree around a central blue paste glass stone.
In very good condition. Areas of blue-green patina.
Stickpin 3.375 inches (8.57 cm) long
Large roundel 1.06 inches (2.7 cm) diameter
Small roundel .87 inches (2.22 cm) diameter
Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.