This ivory cross is carved on the front with scenes drawn from Twelve Feasts of the Orthodox Church, including the Passion and Resurrection of Christ; on the reverse is a scene of the Mother of God
Christ Blessing Emperor Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus
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Bracelet with Bust of Roma | Byzantine | The Met
Personifications, like this one of Rome, were creations of the classical world that remained popular in Byzantium.This work was part of a hoard found at the base of the Capitoline Hill, the center of commercial activity in Rome even after the transfer of the imperial capital to Constantinople
Flask with the Adoration of the Magi | Byzantine | The Met
Date: 500s. Culture: Byzantine. Medium: Silver, silver-gilt. Dimensions: Overall: 12 3/8 x 3 7/8 in. (31.5 x 9.9 cm). Classification: Metalwork-Silver. Cred...