Lot 1224: Byzantine Chi-Rho Book Mount
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 5th-6th century AD. A flat-section bronze plaque with one rolled edge, punched triangles to the border enclosing a Christogram with punched roundels, incised asterisk and image of a fishing boat. 15 grams, 76mm (3"). Property of an Essex, UK collector; acquired London art market, 1960s-1980s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition, edges torn and chipped.