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Catalog number 59.127
Title Lead seal
Object Name Plaque, Religious
Description Circular seal decorated in intaglio with images defined by hatched lines and an inscription near the rim but it is almost impossible to identify the letters. The obverse figure is on a cross, the reverse figure is enclosed in a square, this figure appears to have a mitre on its head. 500- 1300 AD
Medium/Material Lead
Dimensions Dia-2.5 inches
Year Range from 500.0
Year Range to 1300.0
Search Terms 10th century AD
11th century AD
12th century AD
13th century AD
6th century AD
7th century AD
8th century AD
9th century AD
Balkan Peninsula
Byzantine
Ceremonial
Devotional
Early Christian
Europe
Figural
Medieval
Plaque
Religious
Seal, stamp
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/Medieval