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    Sale 1914

    Ancient Jewelry

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 491

    A BYZANTINE RED STEATITE PENDANT

    CIRCA 10TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BYZANTINE RED STEATITE PENDANT
    CIRCA 10TH CENTURY A.D.
    With a bust of a saint in relief within a thin frame, holding a cross in his left hand, depicted nimbate, the raised knob above with a horizontal perforation for suspension
    ¾ in. (2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anonymous Sale; Christie's, London, 12 December 1984, lot 33.
    Anonymous Sale; Christie's, New York, 18 December 1997, lot 211.