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Spoons with inscriptions & decorations.
5th-7th c Byzantine Byzantine (Early) Metalwork

EARLY BYZANTINE Anonymous (330 - 843)
c. 400-650
5th-7th c
Niello; Engraved
Byzantine (Early)
New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Top: spoon with palm frond decoration c. 400-600. Bottom: spoon with Latin word Puritas (purity) in niello surrounded by wave pattern c. 550-650; from Turkey/Bulgaria/Greece or Italy.

Caption: EARLY BYZANTINE Anonymous | Spoons with inscriptions & decorations. | c. 400-650 | Byzantine | Byzantine (Early) | ┬ęKathleen Cohen | nyny2087

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