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BZ.1936.31, Virgin Hagiosoritissa Cameo

BZ.1936.31, Virgin Hagiosoritissa Cameo

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Byzantine, twelfth century

Hematite, 3.5 cm x 3 cm x 0.79 cm (1 3/8 in. x 1 3/16 in. x 5/16 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this cameo from the Viennese collector and dealer Antonin Juritzky in March 1936.

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