Saint Demetrios, Steatite
Byzantine, early 11th century



Constantinople
première moitié ou milieu du XIe siècle (first half or middle of the 11th century)
Plaque: Saint Démétrios
Stéatite, rehauts d'or (Soapstone, gold highlights)
Height: 9.2 cm.; Width: 6.20 cm
Département des Objets d'art, Louvre OA 3969



Other resources for Byzantines:
The Portrait Illumination of Basil II, Psalter, Byzantine, c.1017
A Byzantine Ivory Casket, early 11th century, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
Other Byzantine Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers






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