Lot 1196: Byzantine Warrior Saint Panel Pair
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-11th century AD. A pair of bone panels engraved with the image of a warrior saint to each one, wearing military uniforms and holding a spear in one hand and shield in the other, halo behind head; to the reverse a staurogram cross with looped top; each panel with held together with contemporary silver link rings. 12 grams, 50mm (2"). Property of a private collector; acquired before 1975.
Condition Report: Fine condition.