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Catalog number 59.128
Title Relief seal
Object Name Plaque
Description Circular plaque or seal with a seated figure in a low relief, the figure sits on a chair with a high back and holds a stick or sword and is surrounded by scorpions and other animals/forms, the reverse is smooth, possibly East Christian or Byzantine. 500-1200 AD
Medium/Material Lead
Dimensions Dia-1.75 inches
Year Range from 500
Year Range to 1600
Search Terms Byzantine
Europe
Balkan Peninsula
Early Christian
Medieval
6th century AD
7th century AD
8th century AD
9th century AD
10th century AD
11th century AD
12th century AD
13th century AD
14th century AD
15th century AD
16th century AD
Ceremonial
Devotional
Plaque
Figural
Animal
Exhibition and Publication History *"Interwoven Worlds: Exploring Domestic and Nomadic Life in Turkey," GTM at Flushing Town Hall, March 9-April 29, 2012. A. Winter, A. Bauer, Curators.
Culture Byzantine/Early Medieval