BZ.1938.29, Enkolpion

BZ.1938.29, Enkolpion

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Byzantine, twelfth century

Glass paste and gold, 3.2 cm x 2.8 cm (1 1/4 in. x 1 1/8 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this object from the Beirut dealer Elias (Elie) Bustros through Royall Tyler in February 1938.