6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
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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Anonymous Sale; Christie's, London, 12 December 1984, lot 33.
Anonymous Sale; Christie's, New York, 18 December 1997, lot 211.
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