Enkolpion Reliquary of
St. Demetrios (interior)
Gold and cloisonné enamel, Byzantine, 13th-14th century
This small medallion-shaped reliquary displays a golden relief of St. Demetrios in his sarcophagus. According to the inscription on the exterior, the owner of this reliquary hoped that it served as a protector both in life and in death.
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