Byzantine Ivory Casket

Illustration

Patrick Tinkham
by Metropolitan Museum of Art
published on 19 March 2018

Made in Constantinople in the 11th century CE, this casket is made of ivory and bone, and has gilded copper mounts. Depicted are dancers waging mock battles and taming a panther. (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)

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