24 November 2008
A BRONZE POLYKANDELON BYZANTINE, 5TH-7TH CENTURY
An openwork disk, the centre shaped like a cross, the external ring with six decorative lozenges alternating with six loops which would receive the oil receptacles; suspended by chains, with a cross and a hanging hook on the top Diameter: 9½ in. (24.1 cm); Chain: 33½ in. (85.2 cm)
From a Private German Collection formed in the 1990s.
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