Silver Cast Applique of Mary and Christ Child


Circa 6th Century AD

Rare Byzantine silver cast and chased applique with a very early depiction of Mary, Mother of God, holding the nimbus-headed Christ child in her arms. Fragment from a larger vessel or implement.

Height: 1.25 in (3.1 cm)

Condition: Very nice detail. Complete as shown in picture.

Provenance: Formerly a UK property.

Price: $650

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