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BZ.1972.22, Cross on Palmette Leaves

BZ.1972.22, Cross on Palmette Leaves

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Byzantine, tenth–twelfth century

Ivory, 6.8 cm x 5.8 cm x 0.9 cm (2 11/16 in. x 2 5/16 in. x 3/8 in.)

The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection acquired this ivory from William Royall Tyler in 1972. It formerly had been in the collection of Royall Tyler.