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BZ.1937.35–42, Assembled Set of Eight Spoons

BZ.1937.35–42, Assembled Set of Eight Spoons

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Early Byzantine, sixth–early seventh century

Silver and niello

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired these spoons from the Parisian dealer Isaac Élias Géjou through Royall Tyler in December 1937.