BZ.1924.5, Paten with the Communion of the Apostles
Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum
Early Byzantine, ca. 565–578
Silver, gilding, and niello, 35 cm x 35 cm x 3.18 cm (13 3/4 in. x 13 3/4 in. x 1 1/4 in.)
The Blisses purchased the object from the Parisian dealer Georges Demotte in 1924.
Age of Spirituality: Late Antique and Early Christian Art, Third to Seventh Century (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1979), 611–12, no. 547, color pl. 16.
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